Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Neurological Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 9306784, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9306784
Case Report

Carotid Space Mass Proximal to Vagus Nerve Causing Asystole and Syncope

Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA

Received 14 May 2016; Accepted 30 June 2016

Academic Editor: Mehmet Turgut

Copyright © 2016 Julie Leviter and Daniel H. Wiznia. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. D. K. Mukherjee, “Neurilemmoma of the vagus nerve: a case report,” The Journal of Laryngology & Otology, vol. 93, no. 2, pp. 187–192, 1979. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. Y. Sawamura and N. de Tribolet, “Vagal schwannoma assocatiated with syncopal attacks and postural hypotension: a case report,” Neurosurgery, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 461–463, 1990. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. B. M. Wood and W. T. McNeil, “Schwannoma of the vagus nerve,” Anaesthesia, vol. 41, no. 11, pp. 1130–1132, 1986. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. C. Nagashima, A. Sakaguchi, A. Kamisasa, and S. Kawanuma, “Cardiovascular complications on upper vagal rootlet section for glossopharyngeal neuralgia; case report,” Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 248–253, 1976. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. M. G. Chiofalo, F. Longo, U. Marone, R. Franco, A. Petrillo, and L. Pezzullo, “Cervical vagal schwannoma. A case report,” Acta Otorhinolaryngologica Italica, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 33–35, 2009. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. E. Okmen, I. Erdinler, E. Oguz, A. Akyol, and N. Cam, “An unusual cause of reflex cardiovascular syncope: vagal paraganglioma,” Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 173–176, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus