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Chronic cough following cardiac transplantation: vagal Mitempfindung?
  1. R R Hammond,
  2. G C Ebers
  1. Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, University Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada.


    Since operation a cardiac transplant recipient has suffered from chronic, non-productive but intense coughing spells triggered by stimulation of the right external ear. This demonstrates the unusual phenomenon of acquired aberrant sensory referral.

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