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Supraorbital Neuralgia

Tabitha A. Washington, Khalilah Brown and Gilbert Fanciullo

in Pain

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Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199827602
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322909 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199827602.003.0015

Series: What Do I Do Now

Supraorbital Neuralgia

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Supraorbital neuralgia is pain in the distribution of the supraorbital nerve that is often caused by a provoking stimulus, such as goggles or helmets. However, other causes should be excluded with history, physical exam and neuroimaging studies.

Chapter.  999 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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