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Neuralgia is pain in one or more nerves that occurs without stimulation of pain receptor (nociceptor) cells. Neuralgia pain is produced by a change in neurological structure or function rather than by the excitation of pain receptors that causes nociceptive pain.
Saffron could stop blindness and cure eye disease

Saffron could stop blindness and cure eye disease

Oxycodone effective against shingles pain

Oxycodone effective against shingles pain

Discovery of mechanism for dental pain

Discovery of mechanism for dental pain

Dermatologists link family history to shingles susceptibility

Dermatologists link family history to shingles susceptibility

Trigeminal neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia

Shingles virus and vaccination

Shingles virus and vaccination

UCSF Medical Center advances brain disorder treatment with noninvasive radiosurgery tool

UCSF Medical Center advances brain disorder treatment with noninvasive radiosurgery tool

Varian Medical Systems receives FDA clearance for new radiosurgery device

Varian Medical Systems receives FDA clearance for new radiosurgery device

Effective noninvasive treatment option for trigeminal neuralgia-related pain

Effective noninvasive treatment option for trigeminal neuralgia-related pain

Innovative treatment option for excessive sweating

Innovative treatment option for excessive sweating

Shingles vaccine for seniors gets the green light

Shingles vaccine for seniors gets the green light

Important first step towards designing new therapies for shingles

Important first step towards designing new therapies for shingles

Treatment with intravenous and oral antiviral medications may help relieve nerve pain related to shingles

Treatment with intravenous and oral antiviral medications may help relieve nerve pain related to shingles

Obtaining and documenting informed patient consent prior to surgery

Obtaining and documenting informed patient consent prior to surgery

Computer program lets people with Trigeminal neuralgia diagnose themselves

Computer program lets people with Trigeminal neuralgia diagnose themselves

Reduction in small-fiber nerves may underlie complex regional pain syndrome-I

Reduction in small-fiber nerves may underlie complex regional pain syndrome-I

Botox injections relieve severe facial pain

Botox injections relieve severe facial pain

Botulinum toxin successfully treats trigeminal neuralgia

Botulinum toxin successfully treats trigeminal neuralgia

Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery (GKRS) is an effective treatment for trigeminal neuralgia

Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery (GKRS) is an effective treatment for trigeminal neuralgia

Neurological complication may result from rapid withdrawal from pregabalin

Neurological complication may result from rapid withdrawal from pregabalin