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What is the most effective treatment for the pain of trigeminal neuralgia?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Tough Problem
This problem is tough to treat.
But the approved treatments which may or may not be the "best" treatments usually involve tegretol, the "spinal cord" muscle relaxants, nerve blocks and ablation.

In brief: Tough Problem
This problem is tough to treat.
But the approved treatments which may or may not be the "best" treatments usually involve tegretol, the "spinal cord" muscle relaxants, nerve blocks and ablation.
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones
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Dr. Michael Gofeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Radiofrequency
Radiofrequency ablation of the trigeminal ganglion is effective in 90-95% and provided lasting years pain relief.

In brief: Radiofrequency
Radiofrequency ablation of the trigeminal ganglion is effective in 90-95% and provided lasting years pain relief.
Dr. Michael Gofeld
Dr. Michael Gofeld
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