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Dr. Holly Barth
9 years experience General Practice
Trigeminal Neuralgia: If by tn you mean trigmenial neuralgia then the diagnosis can be confirmed with physical exam, reflex testing, blood work, and/or an mri.
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Dr. Tung Nguyen
31 years experience Neurosurgery
Clinical Exam: Trigeminal neuralgia is a clinical diagnosis, with cause confirmed/suggsted by imaging studies. Patients have characteristic sharp electrical pain in ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Trigeminal neuralgia: The presumed cause of tn is a blood vessel pressing on the trigeminal nerve as it exists the brain stem. The compression causes the wearing away of ... Read More
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Dr. William Lizarraga
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Compression of nerve: Compression of the trigeminal nerve root causes tn. This can occur with abnormal blood vessels (most common) or tumors or cysts.
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Dr. Paul Cohen
28 years experience Family Medicine
???: Please define "tn" and repost.
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Dr. Robert Kent
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
If you mean : Trigeminal neuralgia, the main symptom you will notice is extreme, sharp pain radiating on one side of face. If this is not what you are speaking abou ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
TN??: Trigeminal neuralgia? Tic douloureux, prosopalgia, the suicide disease or fothergill's disease.
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Dr. Paul Cohen
28 years experience Family Medicine
???: Again...Please define "tn" and repost.
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Dr. John Weeks
45 years experience Family Medicine
Lucky it's not: Good question. I don't think there is a simple answer for this. Possibly the irritated trigeminal nerve fatigues or is suppressed by the brain. A simi ... Read More
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Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Mixed: Living donors can feel a mixture of emotions from calming peace to separation anxiety. These are usually worked out to the procedure as the pre-testin ... Read More
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Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
33 years experience Family Medicine
What is TN?: What is tn?
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Dr. Paul Cohen
28 years experience Family Medicine
???: Please define 'tn' and repost.
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Intermittent: Trigeminal neuralgia pain occurs when a branch of the trigeminal nerve becomes inflamed or over-excited. When this is relieved the pain resolves, but ... Read More

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