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Diseases of The Ear

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In Ramsay Hunt syndrome, all nerves are nvolved except [AIIMS Nov 2011]



A 5
B 7
C 8
D 9

Ans. D 9 Ref. Dhingra 5th/ed pg 107,6th/ed p 52,96; Scotts Brown 7th/edvo/3, 260, 3379-3382

Herpes zoster oticus I Ramsay Hunt syndrome -

- It is-herpetic vesicular rash on the cochlea, external auditory canal or pinna with lower motor neuron palsy of the ipsilateral facial nerve.

- It is k/a Ramsay-Hunt syndrome following the first description of 00 cases by John Ramsay hunt in 1907.

- It may beaccompanied by anesthesia of face, giddiness and hearing impairment due to involvement ofVth and Vilith nerve.

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