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April 1976

Gustatory Rhinorrhea Developing After Radical Parotidectomy—A New Syndrome?

Author Affiliations

From the Head and Neck Service, Department of Surgery, The University of Texas System Cancer Center and M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1976;102(4):248-250. doi:10.1001/archotol.1976.00780090090016

• We report a case in which a 76-year-old woman developed unilateral gustatory rhinorrhea on the operated side after a radical parotidectomy. This is believed to be a new and previously unreported phenomenon that is mechanistically similar to the Frye syndrome (gustatory sweating).

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