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Is migraineous neuralgia a component of trigeminal neuralgia?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Migraineous

Neuralgia is not related to trigeminal neuralgia, but can be and often is mediated by the trigeminal nerve or brain stem nuclei.

In brief: Migraineous

Neuralgia is not related to trigeminal neuralgia, but can be and often is mediated by the trigeminal nerve or brain stem nuclei.
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery

In brief: Neuralgia

No they are not related, trigeminal neuralgia is it own specific disorder and not related to a migraineous form of neuralgia.

In brief: Neuralgia

No they are not related, trigeminal neuralgia is it own specific disorder and not related to a migraineous form of neuralgia.
Dr. James Goodrich
Dr. James Goodrich
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