Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Trigeminal Neuralgia-Divided but Not Classified

Erlick Pereira 1 , 2 , *
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1 Department of Neurological Surgery, Oxford University Hospitals, Oxford, UK
2 Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, Oxford University Hospitals, Oxford, UK
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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: October 1, 2012, 2 (2); 101-102
  • Published Online: September 10, 2012
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: June 6, 2012
  • Revised: June 22, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.3761

To Cite: Pereira E. Trigeminal Neuralgia-Divided but Not Classified, Anesth Pain Med. 2012 ; 2(2):101-102. doi: 10.5812/aapm.3761.

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