Facial Neuralgia (Sphenopalatine Neuralgia)

Neuralgic syndromes and other conditions which feature chronic or recurrent FACIAL PAIN as the primary manifestation of disease. Disorders of the trigeminal and facial nerves are frequently associated with these conditions.
Also Known As:
Sphenopalatine Neuralgia; Craniofacial Pain Syndromes; Myofacial Pain Syndromes; Craniofacial Pain Syndrome; Facial Neuralgias; Facial Pain Syndrome; Myofacial Pain Syndrome; Neuralgia, Facial; Neuralgia, Sphenopalatine; Neuralgias, Facial; Neuralgias, Sphenopalatine; Pain Syndrome, Craniofacial; Pain Syndrome, Facial; Pain Syndrome, Myofacial; Pain Syndromes, Craniofacial; Pain Syndromes, Facial; Pain Syndromes, Myofacial; Sphenopalatine Neuralgias; Syndrome, Craniofacial Pain; Syndrome, Facial Pain; Syndrome, Myofacial Pain; Syndromes, Craniofacial Pain; Syndromes, Facial Pain; Syndromes, Myofacial Pain; Facial Pain Syndromes
Networked: 47 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 2 trials/studies)

Relationship Network

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Trigeminal Neuralgia (Tic Douloureux)
2. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia)
3. Facial Pain (Myofacial Pain)
4. Pain (Aches)
5. Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder)


1. Teixeira, Manoel Jacobsen: 1 article (01/2015)
2. de Andrade, Daniel Ciampi: 1 article (01/2015)
3. Neville, Iuri Santana: 1 article (01/2015)
4. Lepski, Guilherme Alves: 1 article (01/2015)
5. Schroeder, Humberto Kluge: 1 article (01/2015)
6. Duarte, Kleber Paiva: 1 article (01/2015)
7. Shaw, Andrew: 1 article (10/2014)
8. Deogaonkar, Milind: 1 article (10/2014)
9. Sharma, Mayur: 1 article (10/2014)
10. Regelsberger, J: 1 article (04/2012)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Facial Neuralgia:
1. Type A Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum A Toxin)FDA Link
2. Lidocaine (Xylocaine)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)FDA LinkGeneric
4. DapsoneFDA Link
5. N-Methylaspartate (NMDA)IBA
6. Glycerol (Glycerine)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Carbamazepine (Tegretol)FDA LinkGeneric
8. Eagle syndromeIBA
9. Thalamic syndromeIBA
10. Vitamin B 12 (Cyanocobalamin)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Transcutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
2. Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback)
3. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery)
4. Decompression
5. Curettage