[Trigeminotrophic ulceration of the ala nasi in Wallenberg syndrome].

@article{Schommer2000TrigeminotrophicUO,
  title={[Trigeminotrophic ulceration of the ala nasi in Wallenberg syndrome].},
  author={Markus Schommer and J{\"u}rgen Weiss and Peter Kiehl and Alexander Kapp and Ralph Hubertus Prawitz and Jens Peter Brodersen},
  journal={Der Hautarzt; Zeitschrift fur Dermatologie, Venerologie, und verwandte Gebiete},
  year={2000},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={434-8}
}
A patient developed a trophic ulceration of the nose after an acute bulbar ischemia with infarction of the right trigeminal nuclei. Neurologic examination showed symptoms of a Wallenberg syndrome including ipsilateral hyp- and paresthesia of the second trigeminal branch and disturbed sensibility and temperature sense on the contralateral half of the body. The right ala nasi showed the characteristic sickle-shaped defect (ulcération en arc). The differential diagnosis and therapeutic approaches… CONTINUE READING
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