Trigeminal Neuralgia: Medical Management and Surgical Options

Tiffany H. Green, Fady Girgis

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Abstract

Questions from patients about pain conditions and analgesic pharmacotherapy and responses from authors are presented to help educate patients and make them more effective self-advocates. In response to a question about trigeminal neuralgia, its diagnosis, medical therapies, surgical procedures, and treatment outcomes will be discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2019

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Keywords

  • Antiseizure medication
  • facial pain
  • microvascular decompression
  • nerve pain
  • rhizotomy
  • trigeminal neuralgia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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