Further reading list
The long-term outcome of microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia. N Engl J Med 1996; 334:1077–83.
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The trigeminal complex. Anatomy and physiology. Neurosurg Clin N Am 1997; 8:1–10.
Percutaneous balloon compression for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia: results in 56 patients based on balloon compression pressure monitoring. Neurosurg Focus 2005; 18:E10.
A new classification for facial pain. Neurosurgery 2003; 53:1164–6; discussion 6–7.
Efficacy and safety of motor cortex stimulation for chronic neuropathic pain: critical review of the literature. J Neurosurg 2009; 110:251–6.
et al. Visualization of vascular compression of the trigeminal nerve with high-resolution 3T MRI: a prospective study comparing preoperative imaging analysis to surgical findings in 40 consecutive patients who underwent microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia. Neurosurgery 2011; 69:15–25; discussion 6.
A prospective cohort study of microvascular decompression and Gamma Knife surgery in patients with trigeminal neuralgia. J Neurosurg 2008; 109 Suppl:160–72.
Approach to the patient with facial numbness. In , Ed. Practical Neurology, 4th edn. New York, NY: Wolters Kluwer, 2012.
Preoperative magnetic resonance imaging in type 2 trigeminal neuralgia. J Neurosurg 2010; 113:511–15.
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Patient reports of satisfaction after microvascular decompression and partial sensory rhizotomy for trigeminal neuralgia. Neurosurgery 2005; 56:1304–11; discussion 11–2.
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