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What is Neuralgia?

What is Neuralgia?

  • Neuralgia: Pain associated with a particular nerve.
  • Neuralgia: acute spasmodic pain along the course of one or more nerves.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Neuralgia: Introduction

Types of Neuralgia:

Types of Neuralgia:

Broader types of Neuralgia:

How many people get Neuralgia?

Prevalance of Neuralgia: 3 per 1000 - NHIS95 (neuralgia or neuritis unspecified)
Prevalance Rate of Neuralgia: approx 1 in 333 or 0.30% or 816,000 people in USA [about data]

What causes Neuralgia?

Causes of Neuralgia: see causes of Neuralgia
Risk factors for Neuralgia: see risk factors for Neuralgia

What are the symptoms of Neuralgia?

Symptoms of Neuralgia: see symptoms of Neuralgia

Neuralgia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Neuralgia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Neuralgia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Neuralgia: Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Neuralgia.
Treatments for Neuralgia: see treatments for Neuralgia
Alternative treatments for Neuralgia: see alternative treatments for Neuralgia
Research for Neuralgia: see research for Neuralgia

Organs Affected by Neuralgia:

Organs and body systems related to Neuralgia include:

Name and Aliases of Neuralgia

Main name of condition: Neuralgia

Other names or spellings for Neuralgia:

Nerve pain

Source - WordNet 2.1

Neuralgia: Related Conditions

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