Trigeminal Neuralgia

Burden Associated With Pharmacotherapy Switching in Trigeminal Neuralgia

Burden Associated With Pharmacotherapy Switching in Trigeminal Neuralgia

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An examination of treatment patterns among patients with trigeminal neuralgia suggests that this orofacial disorder appears to be significantly burdensome.

Higher Reoperation Rates After Microvascular Decompression in Patients With Diabetes, Obesity

Higher Reoperation Rates After Microvascular Decompression in Patients With Diabetes, Obesity

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Microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm, and glossopharyngeal neuralgia was found to be a largely safe procedure.

Neuromodulation for Refractory Trigeminal Neuralgia: Expert Feedback

Neuromodulation for Refractory Trigeminal Neuralgia: Expert Feedback

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Neuromodulation techniques have been explored as alternative treatment options in patients with trigeminal neuralgia who do not achieve adequate pain relief with pharmacologic therapies and surgical interventions.

Acupuncture May Alleviate Pain in Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgia

Acupuncture May Alleviate Pain in Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Acupuncture may reduce pain intensity and mechanical thresholds in patients with idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia.

Trigeminal Neuralgia Linked to Multiple Sclerosis: Comparing Surgical Interventions

Trigeminal Neuralgia Linked to Multiple Sclerosis: Comparing Surgical Interventions

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Radiofrequency rhizotomy and the more expensive stereotactic radio surgery provide immediate pain relief from trigeminal neuralgia associated with multiple sclerosis.

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Assessing Treatment Patterns to Improve Outcomes

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Assessing Treatment Patterns to Improve Outcomes

In a 3-year period, 45% of patients with trigeminal neuralgia received at least 3 unique treatments.

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