Neuralgia - the frustration

Neuralgia - the frustration

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How to Alleviate Pain Caused by Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve (the largest of the craniofacial nerves). Trigeminal neuralgia is characterized by intense burning, stabbing, and aching pains in different regions of the...


Your doctor will: Discuss ways to reverse or control the cause of the nerve problem (if found) Recommend pain medicines Treatment varies depending on many things, including the cause, location, and severity of the pain. Strict control of blood sugar may speed recovery in people with diabetes who develop neuralgia.


Definition of neuralgia in the Medical Dictionary by The Free Dictionary

Neuralgia - Wikipedia

Under the general heading of neuralgia are trigeminal neuralgia (TN), atypical trigeminal neuralgia (ATN), occipital neuralgia, glossopharyngeal neuralgia and postherpetic neuralgia (caused by shingles or herpes). The term neuralgia is also used to refer to pain associated with sciatica and brachial plexopathy.