Trigeminal Neuralgia

Known as: Nevralgia do trigemio, Epileptiform Neuralgias, Neuralgia, Trifacial 
A syndrome characterized by recurrent episodes of excruciating pain lasting several seconds or longer in the sensory distribution of the TRIGEMINAL… (More)

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2010
2010
The incidence of trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is 4.3 per 100,000 persons per year, with a slightly higher incidence for women (5.9… (More)
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2005
2005
Based on specific, objective, and reproducible criteria, a classification scheme for trigeminal neuralgia (TN) and related facial… (More)
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2005
2005
The effects of botulinum toxin have been demonstrated in pain syndromes such as migraine, tension headache, and postherpetic… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to assess outcomes in patients treated with gamma knife radiosurgery for trigeminal… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECT Each year a greater number of patients with trigeminal neuralgia (TN) undergo radiosurgery, including a large number of… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of percutaneous, controlled radiofrequency trigeminal… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND Several surgical procedures to treat trigeminal neuralgia (tic douloureux) are available, but most reports provide… (More)
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1995
1995
Trigeminal neuralgia (TN) occurred in 35 patients (1.9%) from a large multiple sclerosis (MS) clinic population (N = 1,882). TN… (More)
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1989
1989
Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging was used to evaluate the relationship of the cisternal portion of the fifth cranial nerve to… (More)
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1988
1988
Forty patients were followed for an average period of 8 1/2 years after 44 consecutive suboccipital craniotomies for trigeminal… (More)
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