Auriculotemporal Syndrome (Frey Syndrome).

  title={Auriculotemporal Syndrome (Frey Syndrome).},
  author={Kevin M Motz and Young Ju Kim},
  journal={Otolaryngologic clinics of North America},
  volume={49 2},
Frey syndrome is a common sequela of parotidectomy, and although it is not frequently manifested clinically, it can cause significant morbidity for those affected. Frey syndrome results from synkinetic autonomic reinnervation by transected postganglionic parasympathetic nerve fiber within the parotid gland to the overlying sweat glands of the skin. Many surgical techniques have been proposed to prevent the development of Frey syndrome. For those who develop clinical symptoms of Frey syndrome… CONTINUE READING