Cranial nerve palsy in spontaneous dissection of the extracranial internal carotid artery.

@article{Mokri1996CranialNP,
  title={Cranial nerve palsy in spontaneous dissection of the extracranial internal carotid artery.},
  author={Bahram Mokri and Peter Linton Silbert and W I Schievink and David G. Piepgras},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1996},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={356-9}
}
Cranial nerve palsy was present in 23 of 190 consecutive adult patients (12%) with spontaneous dissection of the extracranial internal carotid artery. Ten patients (5.2%) had a syndrome of lower cranial nerve palsies (with invariable involvement of cranial nerve XII with or without additional involvement of cranial nerves XI, X, and IX), seven (3.7%) had palsy of cranial nerve V, and five (2.6%) had a syndrome of ocular motor palsies. Palsy of cranial nerve VIII and ischemic optic neuropathy… CONTINUE READING

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