Signs of Trigeminal neuralgia
Symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia
The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Trigeminal neuralgia may include:
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Trigeminal neuralgia Symptoms
Note that Trigeminal neuralgia symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient,
but the phrase Trigeminal neuralgia signs may often refer to those signs
that are only noticable by a doctor.
Signs or Symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia:
neuralgia is characterized by a sudden, severe, electric shock-like or
stabbing pain typically felt on one side of the jaw or cheek.
is more common in women than in men and rarely affects anyone younger than
The attacks of pain, which generally last several seconds and may be
repeated one after the other, may be triggered by talking, brushing teeth,
touching the face, chewing, or swallowing. The attacks may come and go
throughout the day and last for days, weeks, or months at a time, and then
disappear for months or years.
(Source: excerpt from NINDS Trigeminal Neuralgia Information Page: NINDS)
More Symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia:
More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia article.
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of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition
and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions,
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What are the signs of Trigeminal neuralgia?
The phrase "signs of Trigeminal neuralgia" should, strictly speaking,
refer only to those signs and symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia that are not readily apparent to the patient.
The word "symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia.
The signs and symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia.
This medical information about signs and symptoms for Trigeminal neuralgia has been gathered
from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Trigeminal neuralgia signs or Trigeminal neuralgia symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Trigeminal neuralgia may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Trigeminal neuralgia symptoms.