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Diagnosing Trigeminal Neuralgia Step 3: Conduct Neuropathic Pain Questionnaires

 

This blog is step three of Dr. Glenn Clark’s 5-step process for diagnosing Chronic Trigeminal Neuralgia. Dr. Clark, Director of USC’s Online Master’s Degree in Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine teaches dental residents how to diagnose neuropathic pain from nociceptive.

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The Dentist’s Guide to Oral Pathology of Vesicular Ulcerative Conditions

 

Explore a variety of vesicular ulcerative conditions of the oral cavity including common conditions such as Herpes, Syphilis,  Aphthous Stomatitis, and Squamous Cell Carcinomas, and rare oral diseases such as Pemphigus Vulgaris, Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid, deep fungal infections, and the EM-TEN spectrum.
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Picture of a fractured tooth during the differential diagnosis of trigeminal neuralgia.

Diagnosing Trigeminal Neuralgia Step 2b: Rule Out Tooth Fracture

 

This blog is step number 2b of Dr. Glenn Clark’s 5-step process for diagnosing Chronic Trigeminal Neuralgia. Dr. Clark, Director of the Online Master’s Degree in Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, explores how to rule out tooth fractures when diagnosing trigeminal neuralgia. Continue reading Diagnosing Trigeminal Neuralgia Step 2b: Rule Out Tooth Fracture