jugular foramen syndrome


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jugular foramen syndrome

[′jəg·yə·lər fə′rā·mən ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
Injury to the jugular foramen, usually due to a basilar skull fracture, with resultant paralysis of ninth, tenth, and eleventh cranial nerves.
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Jugular foramen syndrome is characterized by unilateral paralysis of the glossopharyngeal, vagus, and accessory nerves.
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Six months postoperatively, TH developed excruciating neck pain with movement of her cervical spine and a jugular foramen syndrome, as evidenced by hoarseness and moderate dysphagia.