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Cervicocranial syndrome

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Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Cervicocranial Syndrome
SNOMED CT: Cervicocranial syndrome (17300000)


A neurologic syndrome following injury of the spinal sympathetic nerves of the neck. The injury usually results from arthritis or pinching by the adjacent vertebrae. Symptoms include facial pain, chronic allergies, dizziness, neck pain, ear pain and vertigo. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVCervicocranial syndrome

Professional guidelines


Šedý J, Rocabado M, Olate LE, Vlna M, Žižka R
Medicina (Kaunas) 2022 Sep 21;58(10) doi: 10.3390/medicina58101324. PMID: 36295485Free PMC Article

Recent clinical studies


Vesela M, Stetkarova I, Lisy J
Rheumatol Int 2005 Nov;26(1):12-5. Epub 2005 Jan 22 doi: 10.1007/s00296-004-0506-5. PMID: 15666164

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