Which specialist consultations are required for optimal management of the underlying cause of Horner syndrome?

Updated: May 01, 2019
  • Author: Christopher M Bardorf, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Edsel Ing, MD, MPH, FRCSC  more...
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For optimal management of the underlying cause, the following specialist consultations may be required:

  • Pulmonology

  • Internal medicine

  • Neurology or neuro-ophthalmology

  • Interventional radiology (in cases of suspected carotid artery dissection)

  • Surgery or oncology (as warranted by the particular etiology)

  • Neurosurgery (in cases of suspected aneurysm)


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