Welcome, I am so glad you have found your way to hope4tn.org! This site is the beginning of a dream come true for me. When I was diagnosed with Trigeminal Neuralgia (TN) in July of 2010 my life came to a screeching halt. 110 more words
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My neurosurgeon told me that, during MVD, if they do not find any obvious compression, they usually propose a procedure called “partial sensory rhizotomy” (PSR). This involves cutting part of the trigeminal nerve at the base of your brain. 245 more words
So he’s the famous Mr. Jannetta, the founder of the MVD procedure (microvascular decompression), THE solution wich offers the best outcome for trigeminal patients.
The one who in 1967 with the advent of the operative microscope, confirmed the 1932 theory of… 38 more words