A 21-year-old member asked:
Can the pain can come back after microvascular decompression brain surgery to stop tn?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: There are never 100% guarantees.
6.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Neurosurgery 19 years experience
Yes: There are many options to treat trugeminal neuralgia. Mvd is about 80% effective at 5 years in controlling the pain. You may still be a candidate for stereotactic radio surgery.
5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 23, 2017
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