From the KFJ-Hospital, Vienna, Austria.
Trigeminal Neuralgia in Two Patients With Glioblastoma
Version of Record online: 15 SEP 2005
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Volume 45, Issue 9, pages 1267–1270, October 2005
How to Cite
Hess, B., Oberndorfer, S., Urbanits, S., Lahrmann, H., Horvath-Mechtler, B. and Grisold, W. (2005), Trigeminal Neuralgia in Two Patients With Glioblastoma. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 45: 1267–1270. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2005.00253_3.x
- Issue online: 15 SEP 2005
- Version of Record online: 15 SEP 2005
- Accepted for publication May 3, 2005.
- symptomatic trigeminal neuralgia;
- cranial nerve lesion;
- cavernous sinus infiltration;
Headache in glioblastoma patients often indicates raised intracranial pressure by either tumor edema or tumor progression. We report local glioblastoma growth causing cranial nerve lesions as well as trigeminal neuralgia, and highlight pain management in these patients.