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Notes = 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. ,Created For = LHSA-Dott
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Correspondence between Norman Dott, John B Gaylor and Terence Cawthorne. The correspondence relates to their material in contribution to a meeting on Facial Pain, dated 1951.