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SUNCT Syndrome in Association With Persistent Horner Syndrome in a Chinese Patient


Address all correspondence to Dr. Kumar Prakash, Department of Neurology, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608.


This is the first case report of a chinese patient with SUNCT (shortlasting, unilateral, neuralgiform headache attacks with conjunctival injection and tearing) presenting with persistent Horner's syndrome. She had episodic, brief, right periorbital pain in association with ipsilateral eye injection, lacrimation and rhinorrhea as well as persistent ipsilateral miosis and ptosis. She had partial response to a combination of indomethacin and carbamazepine therapy.