"Glomus Jugulare Tumor" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A paraganglioma involving the glomus jugulare, a microscopic collection of chemoreceptor tissue in the adventitia of the bulb of the jugular vein. It may cause paralysis of the vocal cords, attacks of dizziness, blackouts, and nystagmus. It is not resectable but radiation therapy is effective. It regresses slowly, but permanent control is regularly achieved. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed; DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, pp1603-4)
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- Glomus Jugulare Tumor
- Jugulare Tumor, Glomus
- Jugulare Tumors, Glomus
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Glomus Jugulare Tumor" by people in Profiles.
Facial and lower cranial neuropathies after preoperative embolization of jugular foramen lesions with ethylene vinyl alcohol. Otol Neurotol. 2012 Sep; 33(7):1270-5.
Secreting jugulotympanic paraganglioma with venous involvement into the thorax. Laryngoscope. 2008 Jul; 118(7):1233-5.
Radiation or surgery for chemodectoma of the temporal bone: a review of local control and complications. Head Neck. 1990 Jul-Aug; 12(4):303-7.
Surgical inferences from study of temporal bones with glomus jugulare tumor. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1990 Jun; 102(6):690-7.