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[22 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Trigeminal Neuralgia and Pregnancy

For people who suffer from trigeminal neuralgia and are considering or are pregnant, then the doctor will suggest they come of the drugs.
Early in the stages of the pregnancy the doctors will recommend stopping the use of pain medications to help with trigeminal neuralgia. The doctor will determine when or what situation the pain medications [...]

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[20 Jan 2009 | One Comment | ]
Video Overview For Trigeminal Neuralgia Part 2

This video will look at the benefits of surgery to treat trigeminal neuralgia. It will look at the benefits that can be gained from doing the surgery and also the pain relief that is possible from having the procedure done.

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[20 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Trigeminal Neuralgia and Acupuncture

Trigeminal neuralgia is a condition that affects the trigeminal nerve. The condition is also known as “tic douloreaux” due to the fact that facial muscle spasms often accompany the pain. This debilitating condition is one that often produces intense, periodic facial pain along one or more of the three branches of the trigeminal nerve. The [...]

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[19 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Gamma Knife Surgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia

What is Gamma Knife Surgery?
Gamma Knife surgery is one of the more popular treatments for people who suffer from brain tumors. Over the years it has proved itself as an effective treatment for people who suffer from trigeminal neuralgia. It is a non-invasive procedure that can be applied to patients where brain surgery is not [...]

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[19 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Gamma Knife Effective At Treating Trigeminal Neuralgia

Research has shown that Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery (GKRS) is an effective treatment for the medical condition trigeminal neuralgia. This is a common condition that is characterized by excruciating facial pain.
Gamma Knife has proven itself to be as safe and effective treatment for people who suffer from trigeminal neuralgia.  It is very popular as patients [...]

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[17 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Video Overview For Trigeminal Neuralgia Part 1

This is just a brief overview that will explain various aspects related to this medical condition. It will look at the many ways in which this condition can affect peoples lives, how it is diagnosed and how it is treated.

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[12 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Computer program lets people with Trigeminal neuralgia diagnose themselves

Trigeminal neuralgia, or TN, is a medical condition that affects areas of the face where the trigeminal nerve’s branches are distributed. These areas would include the eyes, lips, scalp, nose, forehead, upper and lower jaws. The condition is often caused by an artery that causes compression to the nerve. This will result in the person [...]

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[3 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]
Oxycarbazepine As Effective As Carbamazepine in Treating Trigeminal Neuralgia

Oxycarbazepine  (OXYCARBAZEPINE  ), a keto-analog of carbamazepine (CARBAMAZEPINE), is as almost as effective as carbamazepine for the treatment of the condition trigeminal neuralgia. A double study conducted the shoulder it is better tolerated.
A study was conducted at the University of Michigan the in Ann Arbor, Michigan to look at the findings of Oxycarbazepine  arbazine on [...]