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Research & Reviews  1,040 results

Results of three or more Gamma Knife radiosurgery procedures for recurrent trigeminal n...
Journal of Neurosurgery; Gupta M, Sagi V et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Gamma Knife radiosurgery (GKRS) is an established surgical option for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia (TN), particularly for high-risk surgical candidates and those with recurrent pain. However, outcomes after three or more GKRS treatments h...

Linear accelerator-based radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia: comparative outcomes of...
Journal of Neurosurgery; Kienzler JC, Tenn S et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - Precise and accurate targeting is critical to optimize outcomes after stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for trigeminal neuralgia (TN). The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes after SRS for TN in which two different techniques were used: ma...

Internal Neurolysis for the Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia: Systematic Review.
World Neurosurgery; Victor S, Pascal L et. al.

Nov 26th, 2021 - Trigeminal neuralgia remains a challenging disease with debilitating symptoms and variable efficacy in terms of treatment options. Microvascular decompression (MVD) with internal neurolysis (IN) is an alternative treatment that may provide patient...

Pharmacologic Management of Neuropathic Pain.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America; Nudell Y, Dym H et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2021 - This article aims to provide the practitioner with therapeutic options to treat a broad spectrum of acute and chronic orofacial pain syndromes. The focus will be nonsurgical that the oral health care physician can implement to treat this populatio...

Teflon Granuloma: A Common Cause of Recurrent Trigeminal Neuralgia.
World Neurosurgery; Sun T, Li N et. al.

Nov 19th, 2021 - Trigeminal neuralgia (TGN) is a common pain syndrome of nervous system, despite about 90% patients who were refectory to medications could free from pain after microvascular decompression (MVD), some patients did experience recurrence. The study a...

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Guidelines  2 results

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guidelines on Su...
Neurosurgery Hadjipanayis CG, Carlson ML et. al.

Jan 9th, 2018 - What surgical approaches for vestibular schwannomas (VS) are best for complete resection and facial nerve (FN) preservation when serviceable hearing is present? There is insufficient evidence to support the superiority of either the middle fossa (...

1. Trigeminal neuralgia.
Pain Practice : the Official Journal of World Institute O... van Kleef M, van Genderen WE et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2009 - Trigeminal neuralgia is a common cause of facial pain. It has a significant impact on the quality of life and the socioeconomic functioning of the patient. The aim of this review is to provide recommendations for medical management of trigeminal n...

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Drugs  35 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  30 results

Diffusion Tensor Imaging Magnetic Resonance Imaging (DTI MRI) as a Correlate to Pain Relief and Facial Numbness in Patients Following Stereotactic Radiosurgical Rhizotomy for Trigeminal Neuralgia

Oct 28th, 2021 - Trigeminal neuralgia or tic douloureux is severe, often debilitating, facial pain that significantly impairs the patient's quality of life and health. Stereotactic radiosurgery has been shown to provide pain relief in majority of patients treated....

A Study of Patient Reported Outcomes After Stereotactic Radiosurgical Rhizotomy for Trigeminal Neuralgia

Oct 28th, 2021 - The investigators know little about how patients feel following radiosurgery treatment of trigeminal neuralgia. Patient satisfaction may ultimately be one of the most important outcome measures for an individual patient; however, this has not been...

High-voltage Pulsed Radiofrequency on Gasserian Ganglion to Treat Patients With Primary Trigeminal Neuralgia

Oct 26th, 2021 - Trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is a paroxysmal, lightning-like, severe pain in the facial area innervated by trigeminal nerve. Patients who have failed to achieve benefits from drug treatment could try to undergo nerve block, a traditional conservative...

Feasibility of Olive Oil for Reducing Facial Pain of Trigeminal Neuralgia

Oct 13th, 2021 - Trigeminal neuralgia (TGN) pain is debilitating and unpredictable. Alleviation of intensity or frequency to any degree will improve the quality of life of the individuals affected. Current medical treatments for TGN are often not effective. In som...

802NP302 Efficacy and Safety Study of BIIB074 in Participants With Trigeminal Neuralgia

Jun 15th, 2021 - The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the efficacy of BIIB074 in treating pain experienced by participants with trigeminal neuralgia (TN). The secondary objectives are to investigate the safety and tolerability of BIIB074 in participan...

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News  35 results

Botulinum toxin for chronic pain: What's on the horizon?
MDedge Family Medicine; Caleb Dickison, DO, CAQSM, Jeffrey C. Leggit, MD, CAQSM

Nov 12th, 2021 - Botulinum toxin (BoNT) was first approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of strabismus and blepharospasm in 1989. Since then, approved indications have expanded to include spasticity, cervical dystonia, severe axill.

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Intraorbital Cuts Help Some Patients 

Nov 12th, 2021 - NEW ORLEANS — Intraorbital frontal nerve resection appears effective for some patients with idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia where the ophthalmic division (V1) is involved, researchers say. The procedure offers long-term relief in a condition where...

Skill Checkup: Suboptimally Treated Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (RRMS)

Sep 24th, 2021 - The Skills Checkup series provides a quick, case-style interactive quiz highlighting key guidelines- and evidence-based information to inform clinical practice. A 37-year-old woman with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) presents with n...

New Alzheimer's Gene Variants; Cannabis and Surgery; LSD for Cluster Headache?

Apr 6th, 2021 - Thirteen new rare gene variants in loci related to synaptic function and neuronal development were associated with Alzheimer's disease. (Alzheimer's and Dementia) In an unusual JAMA op-ed, three members of the FDA's advisory committee reviewing ad...

Unilateral Alar Ulceration
Patrick S. Phelan, MD, Zachary P. Nahmias, MD et. al.

Jan 5th, 2021 - The Diagnosis: Trigeminal Trophic Syndrome (Self-induced Trauma) The patient admitted to manipulation of the ala in response to persistent pain despite resolution of the herpes zoster, for which he recently had completed a course of oral acyclovir.

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Patient Education  98 results see all →