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2020 Apr 29

World Neurosurg

Surgical Treatment of Symptomatic Small Medial Petrous Meningiomas Causing Trigeminal Neuralgia.


Khani M, Hundley K, Morris TW, Henson JC, Thomas K, Wong K H, Rodriguez A, Day JD
World Neurosurg. 2020 Apr 29.
PMID: 32360921.


Symptomatic trigeminal neuralgia caused by small (<3cm) skull base meningiomas is treated by radiosurgery or surgical resection. While radiosurgery is less invasive, surgical resection provides more rapid resolution of symptoms.