Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Fifth Cranial Nerve Neuritis Outlook

What to expect with trigeminal neuralgia:

  • The symptoms of trigeminal neuralgia tend to worsen over time.
  • Attacks of pain from trigeminal neuralgia usually resolve with treatment.

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Last Updated: Aug 14, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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