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Idiopathic trigeminal sensory neuropathy. A case report

Piotr Szczudlik1, Biruta Kierdaszuk1, Leopold Bakoń2, Edyta Maj2, Anna Kamińska1
DOI: 10.5114/ninp.2013.34694
Neurol Neurochir Pol 2013;47(5):499-501.


Idiopathic trigeminal sensory neuropathy is a rare clinical condition characterized by sensory disturbances on the face. Its symptoms may be permanent or temporary and a wide variety of diagnostic procedures is usually required to establish the diagnosis. Frequently, it is the first manifestation of a systemic disorder. In the majority of cases causal treatment is not possible, even though patients with trigeminal sensory neuropathy should be carefully monitored by physicians.

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