Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome Questions & Answers

Updated: Aug 15, 2018
  • Author: Steven H Schechter, MD; Chief Editor: Robert A Egan, MD  more...
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Questions & Answers

Overview

What is Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What are the subtypes of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome described by Boniuk and Schlezinger?

What are the subtypes of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome described by Grimson and Thompson?

What is a variant of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What causes Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

Which conditions are associated with Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What is the prognosis of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What is the morbidity and mortality of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What is the prevalence of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What are case reports of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

Presentation

Which clinical history findings are characteristic of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

Which physical findings are characteristic of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

DDX

Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What are the differential diagnoses for Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome?

Workup

How is Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome diagnosed?

What is the role of lab testing in the workup of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

Treatment

How is Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome treated?

What is the role of surgery in the treatment of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

Medications

What is the role of medications in the treatment of Raeder paratrigeminal syndrome?

Which medications in the drug class Skeletal Muscle Relaxants are used in the treatment of Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome?

Which medications in the drug class Antidepressants, TCAs are used in the treatment of Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome?

Which medications in the drug class Corticosteroids are used in the treatment of Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome?

Which medications in the drug class Analgesics, Other are used in the treatment of Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome?

Which medications in the drug class Anticonvulsants, Other are used in the treatment of Raeder Paratrigeminal Syndrome?