Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

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Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

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The terms "Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia" returned 27 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Rhizotomy targeting the intermediate nerve, the glossopharyngeal nerve and the upper 1st to 2nd rootlets of the vagus nerve for the treatment of laryngeal neuralgia combined with intermediate nerve neuralgia--a case report.
 

Author(s): Qiang Zong, Kai Zhang, Guangliang Han, Shengye Yang, Lijiang Wang, Hongxing Li

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In neurosurgery, the most common type of facial and pharyngeal pain is trigeminal neuralgia. In contrast, glossopharyngeal neuralgia is relatively rare, and laryngeal neuralgia is the most rarely observed.

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2014

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Analgesic efficacy and safety of medical therapy alone vs combined medical therapy and extraoral glossopharyngeal nerve block in glossopharyngeal neuralgia.
 

Author(s): Preet M Singh, Maya Dehran, Virender K Mohan, Anjan Trikha, Manpreet Kaur

Journal: Pain Med. 2013 Jan;14(1):93-102.

 

The aim of this study is to compare medical therapy alone and medical therapy with add on extraoral glossopharyngeal nerve block in terms of analgesic efficacy and hemodynamic safety in patients with glossopharyngeal neuralgia (GPN). As GPN is a rare disease, our secondary targets ...

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2013

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Glossopharyngeal neuralgia due to ectatic anterior inferior cerebellar artery.
 

Author(s): Rajesh K Ghanta, Vivekanand Kattimani, Vamsipani Koneru, Srinivas Dandamudi

Journal: Neurol India. ;60(4):442-4.

 

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2012

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Motor Cortex Stimulation for the Treatment of Chronic Facial, Upper Extremity, and Throat Pain.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Trigeminal Neuralgia (Burchiel Type I); Trigeminal Neuralgia (Burchiel Type II); Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain; Trigeminal Deafferentation Pain; Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (Types I and II, Involving the Upper Extremity); Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia; Upper Extremity Pain Due to Deafferentation of the Cervical Spine; Central Pain Syndromes

 

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2016

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