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Surg Neurol Int


Please spare my teeth! Dental procedures and trigeminal neuralgia.


Tripathi M, Sadashiva N, Gupta A, Jani P, Pulickal S J, Deora H, Kaur R, Kaur P, Batish A, Mohindra S, Kumar N
Surg Neurol Int. 2020; 11:455.
PMID: 33408940.


The correct diagnosis of trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is still a far cry and the patients suffer from unnecessary dental procedures before getting the definite treatment. In this study, we evaluated, if the patients have undergone dental procedures for their misdiagnosed TN before receiving definite treatment for the same.