Neurological Sciences

, Volume 29, Issue 6, pp 497–498 | Cite as

Ramsay-Hunt syndrome complicated by unilateral multiple cranial nerve palsies

  • Nicola Morelli
  • Michelangelo Mancuso
  • Gianfranco Cafforio
  • Simone Gallerini
  • Lorenzo Pittiglio
  • Sandra Tonelli
  • Norberto Pozzetti
  • Luana Benedetti
  • Claudia Tavarelli
  • Cesare Capellini
  • Antonio Tartaglione
Letter to the Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicola Morelli
    • 1
  • Michelangelo Mancuso
    • 2
  • Gianfranco Cafforio
    • 2
  • Simone Gallerini
    • 2
  • Lorenzo Pittiglio
    • 1
  • Sandra Tonelli
    • 1
  • Norberto Pozzetti
    • 3
  • Luana Benedetti
    • 1
  • Claudia Tavarelli
    • 4
  • Cesare Capellini
    • 4
  • Antonio Tartaglione
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurology DivisionSant’Andrea HospitalLa SpeziaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Neuroscience Institute of NeurologyUniversity of PisaPisaItaly
  3. 3.Otorhinolaryngology UnitSant’Andrea HospitalLa SpeziaItaly
  4. 4.Neuroradiology UnitSant’Andrea HospitalLa SpeziaItaly

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