I Have Atypical Trigeminal Neuralgia

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    I am a warrior. I've had this

    for 11 years. I've done the meds, the MVDA, the Botox, the acupuncture, the chiro.... You name it. I've tried or attempted it probably. I'm now seeing a laser therapist, and it's the best I've felt. 25% decrease of pain, and it should only get better. If you're on the East coast...
    itsaggggthang itsaggggthang
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 10, 2015

    Atypical Trigeminal Neuralgia

    I'm a 39 yr old divorced woman who was very independent up until about 3 yrs ago....I thought I had a tooth problem & went threw the ropes of that including 3 root canals & removing tooth didn't help with pain.pain only increased. My ENT diagnosed me & the day after my 2nd foot...
    Feb 2, 2013

    Life With Atypical Neuralgia

    Hi, I'm Star and I have ATN. My story started in Oct. 2009 when I thought that I had a sinus infection. I was treated and the pains in my face would not go away. I had pains around my lips, gums, tongue, eye area, forehead and my face on the left side was swollen. My doctor did...
    starlight836 starlight836
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Mar 16, 2011

    My Battle With Atypical Trigeminal Neuralgia

    I am in high pain today . So dates are vague. But I had a quad bike accident in 1996. I used to suffer migraines all my life since I was a child. So told my husBand that my migraines have changed to sinus migraines. That was 12years ago. I have since been diagnosed with atypical...
    Tra293 Tra293
    51-55, F
    Apr 11, 2012

    Life With A Trigeminal Neuralgia Sufferer/ Crack Addict

    My boyfriend of 3 years was diagnosed with Atypical Trigeminal Neuralgia 2 years ago. The first year of our relationship was amazing! I had a rough past before I met him and he got a lot of my life straightened up including stopping cocaine (powder) and I was grateful. He also...
    Anongirl17 Anongirl17
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

    Atypical Trigeminal Neuralgia

    I'm a 39 yr old divorced woman who was very independent up until about 3 yrs ago....I thought I had a tooth problem & went threw the ropes of that including 3 root canals & removing tooth didn't help with pain.pain only increased. My ENT diagnosed me & the day after my 2nd foot...
    1 Response Feb 2, 2013

    Too Much Dental Work

    several root canals on each side of my mouth. and my face is always hurting.got diagnosed last March.also sinus trouble.even after therapy, it hurts.the doctors cannot help.I am doing Reiki for it.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 1, 2012

    Glad To Find This Forum - ATN Is Ruining My Life

    Hi all. I'm sorry in advance for the length of this post, but I'm sure you understand that writing is therapeutic! I'm 54 and I've had ATN since May last year. I woke up one morning thinking I'd had a stroke. I had a woeful headache, couldn't focus my eyes and it was like...
    davejubilee davejubilee
    51-55
    Feb 20, 2013
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