Glomus vagale tumor – a rare differential diagnosis of dysphagia

Stefanie Grözinger, Alexander Schramm & Heinz Maier
Introduction: The glomus vagale tumor is a rare neoplasm, which represents 5% of the paragangliomas of the head and neck region. The tumor which usually manifests in the parapharyngeal space grows slowly and nearly asymptomatic along the vagal nerve. In most cases complaints and clinical signs[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]