trigeminal neuralgia

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Synonyms for trigeminal neuralgia

intense paroxysmal neuralgia along the trigeminal nerve

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Trigeminal Neuralgia, also known as prosopalgia, suicide disease, or Fothergill's disease is a neuropathic disorder characterized by episodes of intense pain in the face, originating from the trigeminal nerve.
The former Xpose host revealed his spouse was diagnosed with a chronic neurological condition, dubbed the suicide disease, after giving birth to their second child this year.
Trigeminal Neuralgia also known as 'The Suicide Disease' is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal or 5th cranial nerve, one of the most widely distributed nerves in the head.
The pain is so severe that some people refer to it as suicide disease.
The illness, a nerve disorder, causes stabbing facial pains and is known as the "suicide disease."