Facial pain trigeminal neuralgia
Your dentist will ask you about your symptoms and investigate your facial pain using a dental X-ray. Trigeminal neuralgia refers Facial pain trigeminal neuralgia a facial pain syndrome typically caused by 5th nerve irritation from a blood vessel that courses along the brainstem. The pain may be seasonal with a peak in the fall and spring. Thus, there are individual, family, and societal costs of TN. Patients opt to have surgery which may or may not be effective. Other options include acupuncture, upper cervical chiropractic, biofeedback, vitamin therapy, and nutritional Facial pain trigeminal neuralgia.