Outcome of MVD for trigeminal neuralgia

Authors

  • Muhammad Afzal
  • Muhammad Naeem

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21649/akemu.v12i4.963

Keywords:

Trigeminal Neuralgia. Trigeminal Nerve. Decompression, Surgical. Rhizotomy. Microsurgery. Radiosurgery. Nerve Compression Syndromes. Facial Pain. Cerebellopontine Angle.

Abstract

This article depicts the general outcome of patients suffering from trigeminal neuralgia and Microvascular decompression was done. We have discussed the surgical technique, number of patients in different age group, offending vessels/other lesion and division involved in number of cases. The patients were treated surgically and clinically re-examined for 6 months postoperatively. The effect of surgical treatment was good.

Published

2016-04-04

How to Cite

Afzal, M., & Naeem, M. (2016). Outcome of MVD for trigeminal neuralgia. Annals of King Edward Medical University, 12(4). https://doi.org/10.21649/akemu.v12i4.963

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