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Trigeminal Neuralgia

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: 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

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

PR2.1202, 1942

Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.1202
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and charts relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothiansaged 77 at first examination in 1942. Conditions mentioned include: head pain; fainting; unconsciousness; face pain; trigeminal neuralgia; and arteriosclerosis. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1942