Pain 2021 Jul 13. Epub 2021 Jul 13.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium OMFS-IMPATH Research Group, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Department of Oral Health Sciences, KU Leuven and Department of Dentistry, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium Department of Dental Medicine, Karolinksa Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Oral Surgery, King's College London Dental Institute, London, United Kingdom.
Abstract: Neurosensory disturbances (NSDs) caused by injury to the trigeminal nerve can affect many aspects of daily life. However, factors affecting the persistence of NSDs in patients with posttraumatic trigeminal neuropathies (PTTNs) remain largely unknown. The identification of such risk factors will allow for the phenotyping of patients with PTTNs, which is crucial for improving treatment strategies. Read More