Outcomes after percutaneous surgery for patients with multiple sclerosis-related trigeminal neuralgia.


BACKGROUND Approximately 1% to 2% of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) develop trigeminal neuralgia (TN). Percutaneous surgery is commonly performed in medically refractory cases. OBJECTIVE To analyze the pain outcomes and complications of patients with MS-related trigeminal neuralgia (MS-TN) having percutaneous surgery. METHODS Patients having… (More)
DOI: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e31825e795b