Trigeminal neuralgia due to anterior inferior cerebellar artery loop

a case report.

Roshan Koul, Amna Alfutaisi, Rajeev Jain, Faisal Alzri

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Abstract

Trigeminal neuralgia is uncommon in children. Idiopathic type is less often seen than the secondary or symptomatic type. We report a 6-year-old girl with trigeminal neuralgia. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed an arterial loop at the exit of the trigeminal nerve.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)989-990
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Child Neurology
Volume24
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2009

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Trigeminal neuralgia due to anterior inferior cerebellar artery loop : a case report. / Koul, Roshan; Alfutaisi, Amna; Jain, Rajeev; Alzri, Faisal.

In: Journal of Child Neurology, Vol. 24, No. 8, 08.2009, p. 989-990.

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