Trigeminal Neuralgia


Engelsk definition

A syndrome characterized by recurrent episodes of excruciating pain lasting several seconds or longer in the sensory distribution of the TRIGEMINAL NERVE. Pain may be initiated by stimulation of trigger points on the face, lips, or gums or by movement of facial muscles or chewing. Associated conditions include MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, vascular anomalies, ANEURYSMS, and neoplasms. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p187)

Svenska synonymer

Tic douloureux

Engelska synonymer

Neuralgia, Trigeminal Neuralgias, Trigeminal Trigeminal Neuralgias Trifacial Neuralgia Neuralgia, Trifacial Neuralgias, Trifacial Trifacial Neuralgias Fothergill Disease Disease, Fothergill Tic Douloureux Epileptiform Neuralgia Epileptiform Neuralgias Neuralgia, Epileptiform Neuralgias, Epileptiform Trigeminal Neuralgia, Idiopathic Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgia Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgias Neuralgia, Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgias, Idiopathic Trigeminal Trigeminal Neuralgias, Idiopathic Secondary Trigeminal Neuralgia Neuralgia, Secondary Trigeminal Neuralgias, Secondary Trigeminal Secondary Trigeminal Neuralgias Trigeminal Neuralgias, Secondary Trigeminal Neuralgia, Secondary