Nerve Combing for Trigeminal Neuralgia Without Vascular Compression.


OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to describe and evaluate the long-term clinical outcome of "nerve combing" for trigeminal neuralgia (TN) without vascular compression. METHODS Fifteen patients with TN treated with microvascular decompression had no visible vascular compression intraoperatively. All of them underwent trigeminal nerve combing. RESULTS… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003161


Cite this paper

@article{Zhao2017NerveCF, title={Nerve Combing for Trigeminal Neuralgia Without Vascular Compression.}, author={Hua Zhao and Xin Zhang and Dayin Tang and Shi-Ting Li}, journal={The Journal of craniofacial surgery}, year={2017}, volume={28 1}, pages={e15-e16} }