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Review Article

Trigeminal Neuralgia, Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia, and Myofascial Pain Dysfunction Syndrome: An Update

Table 4

Radiological criteria in the diagnosis of TN, MPDS, and GPN.

DiseasesImaging (CT/MRI)

TNVascular compression of the trigeminal nerve (root entry zone) (demyelination and remyelination)
MS plaque (dorsal root entry zone)
Trigeminal ganglion (degenerative hypermyelination and microneuromata)

MPDSCondyle and disc position of TMJ

GPNVascular compression of the glossopharyngeal nerve (root entry zone)

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