[ sĕ-stăn′shə-nā′, sĕ-stäɴ′- ]
A syndrome caused by lesions of the brainstem and resulting in contralateral hemiplegia, hemianesthesia, paralysis of the larynx and soft palate, enophthalmos, miosis, and ptosis.
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