External carotid occlusive disease as a cause of facial pain

Y. Herishanu, P. Bendheim, M. Dolberg

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A 47 year old man suffered an acute left hemiparesis after several weeks of right-sided facial pain. Right carotid angiography revealed internal carotid artery thrombosis and severe occlusion of external carotid branches supplying facial structures. An ischaemic aetiology for the facial pain is suggested.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)963-965
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Issue number8
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1974
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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