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glossopharyngeal neuralgia

Glossopharyngeal neuralgia, also known as glossopharyngeal neuralgic convulsion, is rare clinically. Refers to confined to the glossopharyngeal nerve sensory branch innervation area, sometimes accompanied by the vagus nerve auricular branch and pharyngeal branch distribution area recurrent a kind of burning pain or stabbing pain. It is characterized by paroxysmal severe pain in tonsils, retropharynx, retrotongue and middle ear. This disease can be presented from...



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