tic douloureux

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Related to tic douloureux: trigeminal neuralgia
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Synonyms for tic douloureux

intense paroxysmal neuralgia along the trigeminal nerve

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A rare cause of severe intractable ear pain is geniculate neuralgia, which is also called tic douloureux of the nervus intermedius.
TMJ problems may also aggravate other unrelated disorders, such as migraine headache or the rare and painful condition known as tic douloureux.