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Trigeminal neuralgia means pain where?
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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery
6 doctors agree
In brief: Trigeminal neuralgia
trigeminal neuralgia involves the face, usually on just one side and can involved the forehead, eye, cheek and jaw.
Bilateral TN is usually only seen in patients with MS.

In brief: Trigeminal neuralgia
trigeminal neuralgia involves the face, usually on just one side and can involved the forehead, eye, cheek and jaw.
Bilateral TN is usually only seen in patients with MS.
Dr. James Goodrich
Dr. James Goodrich
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Dr. Martin Schaeffer
Pain Management
5 doctors agree
In brief: The face
Trigeminal neuralgia refers to a specific pain pattern from irritation from a specific nerve in the face.
There are specific treatments which are usually effective but require evaluation by an appropriately trained specialty consultant.

In brief: The face
Trigeminal neuralgia refers to a specific pain pattern from irritation from a specific nerve in the face.
There are specific treatments which are usually effective but require evaluation by an appropriately trained specialty consultant.
Dr. Martin Schaeffer
Dr. Martin Schaeffer
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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management
3 doctors agree
In brief: Facial pain
Trigeminal neuralgia causes an intense, lightening-like facial pain.
It has been described as the most painful condition known to man. It most often begins after the age of 50 . There are several treatment options including medications and surgeries. If you or someone you know has this condition, see your doctor for referral to a specialist.

In brief: Facial pain
Trigeminal neuralgia causes an intense, lightening-like facial pain.
It has been described as the most painful condition known to man. It most often begins after the age of 50 . There are several treatment options including medications and surgeries. If you or someone you know has this condition, see your doctor for referral to a specialist.
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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Dr. Michael Gofeld
Pain Management
In brief: Face
Trigeminal neuralgia is a disorder of the 5th cranial nerve.
Pain may be limited to one, two or all three areas of face.

In brief: Face
Trigeminal neuralgia is a disorder of the 5th cranial nerve.
Pain may be limited to one, two or all three areas of face.
Dr. Michael Gofeld
Dr. Michael Gofeld
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