Trigeminal sensory neuropathy due to dural external carotid cavernous sinus fistula

Matthew Rizzo, E. Peter Bosch, Cordell E. Gross

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

14 Scopus citations

Abstract

We describe a woman who had isolated facial numbness that was caused by a spontaneous dural external carotid cavernous sinus fistula. The unusual syndrome mimicked trigeminal sensory neuropathy and was attributed to vascular compromise of the gasserian ganglion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)89-91
Number of pages3
JournalNeurology
Volume32
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Trigeminal sensory neuropathy due to dural external carotid cavernous sinus fistula'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this