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Trigeminal neuroplasia

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 18 years experience
Some do Some don't: Depends on how bad the injury to the nerve was. I would suggest you see a specialist in nerve injury to assess your healing. If the nerve heals it wi... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Numb face: May relate to Trigeminal nerve involvement, such as Neuropathy from excess alcohol, Diabetes, vitamin deficiency, electrolyte imbalance, MS, Trauma, M... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Lipman
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Proximity: The TMJ area is supplied by a branch of the trigeminal nerve. pain may originate in the joint or surrounding structures, or be referred to this are vi... Read More
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Innervation: The TMJ is innervated by branches of the trigeminal nerve.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 18 years experience
Trigeminal Neuralgia: Trigeminal neuralgia is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from your face to your brain. If you have ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
See doctor: trigeminal neuralgia can be treated with medication to control the discomfort if that is what she has. A doctor will examine her, and do some tests a... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jefferson Chen
Neurosurgery 35 years experience
Aberrant vessels: Both trigeminal neuralgia and glossopharygeal neuralgia are related in that they are usually caused by a prominent or tortuous vessel coming off the v... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Trigeminal nerve: The most common form of paroxysmal orofacial pain is trigeminal neuralgia. Typically, a pain attack is accompanied by tic-like cramps or involuntary s... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 40 years experience
Trigeminal neuralgia: It is pain along the distribution of the trigeminal nerve. Usually over the face , and mandible region.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
In some cases: In some cases, yes there can be a surgical or 'chemical' fix. See your neurologist or ENT surgeon to outline this as a possibility, based on your sym... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Likely the reverse: Although the mechanism of migraine is not fully understood, we do know that the dorsal nucleus of the trigeminal nerve does play a role in the process... Read More
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