Origin of trigeminal neuralgia
First recorded in 1870–75
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- pathol another name for tic douloureux
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- Paroxysmal shooting pains of the facial area around one or more branches of the trigeminal nerve, of unknown cause, but often precipitated by touching specific areas in or about the mouth.Fothergill's disease Fothergill's neuralgia prosopalgia prosoponeuralgia tic douloureux trifacial neuralgia
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