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What is Frey's syndrome?

What is Frey's syndrome?

  • Frey's syndrome: A rare condition where the ears and/or cheeks become flushed or sweaty upon eating spicy, hot or bitter substances or chocolate. Injury to the facial nerve near the parotic gland causes the condition.

Frey's syndrome: Introduction

Types of Frey's syndrome:

Broader types of Frey's syndrome:

How serious is Frey's syndrome?

Complications of Frey's syndrome: see complications of Frey's syndrome

What causes Frey's syndrome?

Causes of Frey's syndrome: see causes of Frey's syndrome

What are the symptoms of Frey's syndrome?

Symptoms of Frey's syndrome: see symptoms of Frey's syndrome

Complications of Frey's syndrome: see complications of Frey's syndrome

Frey's syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Frey's syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Frey's syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Frey's syndrome: Otolaryngologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Frey's syndrome.
Treatments for Frey's syndrome: see treatments for Frey's syndrome
Research for Frey's syndrome: see research for Frey's syndrome

Name and Aliases of Frey's syndrome

Main name of condition: Frey's syndrome

Other names or spellings for Frey's syndrome:

gustatory sweating, von Frey syndrome, Baillarger syndrome, Dupuy syndrome, auriculotemporal syndrome, salivosudoriparous syndrome

Auriculo-temporal syndrome, Baillarger's syndrome Source - Diseases Database


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