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Tic Douloureux (cont.)

Tic Douloureux Treatment

The primary treatment of tic douloureux is medication to control the pain. Surgery may be necessary when drug therapy is not effective or side effects from the medications are not tolerable.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/16/2014
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Trigeminal neuralgia (TN), also known as tic douloureux, is a pain syndrome recognizable by the patient's history alone.

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