Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal-Neuralgia

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Introduction

It is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from your face to brain. If you have trigeminal neuralgia, even mild stimulation of your face — such as from brushing your teeth or putting on makeup may trigger a jolt of excruciating pain.

Causes
  • Wear and tear due to myelin sheath due to aging
  • Tumor compressing nerve
  • Inflammatory and compression caused on nerves
  • Multiple sclerosis, Lyme disease, and sarcoidosis
Symptoms
  • Sharp, stabbing pain in one side of the face
  • Feeling of excruciating pain while shaving, touching face, eating, drinking
  • A toothache due to weakness in the jaw

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