trigeminal


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tri·gem·i·nal

 (trī-jĕm′ə-nəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the trigeminal nerves; trifacial.

trigeminal

(traɪˈdʒɛmɪnəl)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy of or relating to the trigeminal nerve
[C19: from Latin trigeminus triplet, from tri- + geminus twin]

tri•gem•i•nal

(traɪˈdʒɛm ə nl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the trigeminal nerve.
[1820–30; < New Latin trigemin(us) (Latin: triple =tri- tri- + geminus twin, double) + -al1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trigeminal - the main sensory nerve of the face and motor nerve for the muscles of masticationtrigeminal - the main sensory nerve of the face and motor nerve for the muscles of mastication
cranial nerve - any of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem
Translations

tri·gem·i·nal

a. trigeminal, rel. al nervio trigémino;
___ coughtos ___;
___ neuralgianeuralgia ___;
___ pulsepulso ___.

trigeminal

adj trigémino
References in periodicals archive ?
Among their topics are are managing pain by anesthetic techniques, trigeminal neurostimlation for neuropathic facial pain, stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia, intracranial procedures for non-trigeminal neuralgias, and percutaneous computed tomography-guided cordotomy for pain.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 29 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): HCG Apex Cancer Centre organised a press conference along with a specialised radiation oncologist to showcase the successful treatment of an 83-year old patient suffering from Trigeminal Neuralgia with the help of technology and expertise, in 23.
s external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation (eTNS) for treating pediatric Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), presented study results at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), the company said.
On October 7, The Torch Doha joined another international cause and lit up 'teal' for one day, in order to support the International Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day for the fifth consecutive year.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Patients with high-risk keratinocyte carcinomas sometimes present with neurologic symptoms mimicking Bell's palsy or trigeminal neuralgia, making the diagnosis of these perineural tumors challenging, Siegrid Yu, MD, said at the annual meeting of the Pacific Dermatologic Association.
The trigeminal nerve, the main one to the face and nose, lies alongside the optic nerve which sends visual information from the eye to the brain.
Trigeminal nerve and upper cervical segments (C1-C3) are included in pain control of the head region and often evaluated in headache studies in order to improve differential diagnosis and headache treatment.
Right internal carotid angiogram showed complete occlusion of the right middle cerebral artery and the formation of moyamoya vessels in the basal ganglia and a persistent primitive trigeminal artery (PPTA) that branched from the C4 portion of the right internal carotid artery and terminated at the upper portion of the basilar artery [Figure 1]c.
Trigeminal neuralgia is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from your face to your brain.
Contract notice: Execution and delivery to the premises of the ministry of agriculture and rural development trigeminal calendars for 2017 years.
Material and Methods: Fifty patients with post herpetic neuralgia (PHN), 10 patients with trigeminal neuralgia and 20 patients with nerve entrapment pain were included in the study.
Objective: To dtermine the outcome of trigeminal nerve compression technique (TGNC) treatment for the idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia without decompressing the nerve compressed by the offending vessel.