Micro-surgical decompression for greater occipital neuralgia.

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AIM To evaluate the clinical effect of micro-surgical decompression of greater occipital nerve for greater occipital neuralgia (GON). MATERIAL AND METHODS 76 patients underwent surgical decompression of the great occipital nerve. A nerve block was tested before operation. The headache rapidly resolved after infiltration of 1% Lidocaine near the tender… (More)
DOI: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.5234-11.1

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