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Glossopharyngeal schwannoma presenting as gagging dysphagia.
  1. H. L. Tay,
  2. A. R. Swanston,
  3. J. S. Lumley
  1. Department of Otolaryngology, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK.


    A case of cervical glossopharyngeal schwannoma presenting with gagging dysphagia is presented. Treatment was by total excision of the schwannoma following which the patient made a good recovery. To our knowledge, this is the first report of gagging dysphagia associated with a glossopharyngeal schwannoma.

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