Aetiology and Pathogenesis of Trigeminal Neuralgia: a Comprehensive Review

OBJECTIVES The aim of present paper was to discuss issues related to trigeminal neuralgia with strong emphasis on the aetiology and pathogenesis of this problem. MATERIAL AND METHODS An electronic search of 5 databases (1965 - Oct 2012) and a hand search of peer-reviewed journals for relevant articles were performed. In addition, experience acquired from… CONTINUE READING