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Trigeminal Neuralgia (TN) is an extremely severe facial pain that tends to come and go unpredictably in sudden shock-like attacks. The pain is often described as stabbing, shooting, excruciating, bu...
Varicella zoster virus (VZV) is one of eight herpes viruses known to infect humans (and other vertebrates). Varicella-zoster virus is known by many names, including: chickenpox virus, varicella viru...
(HealthDay)—The therapeutic benefit of stellate ganglion block for debilitating photophobia secondary to trigeminal postherpetic neuralgia has been described in a case report published online July 5...
What is the best method of shingles and post herpetic neuralgia treatment? A vaccine in phase 3 trails may be the answer.
Neurovascular compression was observed in a large proportion of patients with MS and TN.
(MedPage Today) -- HZ/su reduced risks of herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia
In a large prospective database study, increased risks were seen in older patients and those with severe immunosuppression.
GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) and XenoPort, Inc. (Nasdaq: XNPT) today announced top-line results from a Phase II clinical trial evaluating GSK1838262/XP13512 (gabapentin enacarbil) in adult patients wit...
Recently added to the BioPortfolio report store, Postherpetic Neuralgia - Pipeline Review, H1 2016 is a new report from GlobalData published on 2016-04-12. This 94-page report is available in PDF fro...
With minimal unencumbered pipeline assets to offer, XenoPort's value to Arbor apparently lies in positive sales trends for the modest-selling restless legs and postherpetic neuralgia drug.
Trigeminal neuralgia is an intense neuralgia involving facial areas supplied by trigeminal nerve. The pain is characterized by sudden onset, short persistence, sharp or lancinating. Trigeminal neuralg...
Pharmacotherapy is the main treatment for management of trigeminal neuralgia. However, many patients become refractory to drugs.
The study objective was to verify venous compression as a cause of trigeminal neuralgia (TN) and to define the optimal surgical tactics for TN patients.
In this clinical and neuroimaging study, we sought information on the possible role of neurovascular compression in multiple sclerosis (MS)-related trigeminal neuralgia (TN).
The purpose of this study was to compare clinical features, long-term surgical outcomes between patients with idiopathic and tumor-related trigeminal neuralgia (TN), and to identify factors associated...