eMediNexus, 26-09-2020
#Dental Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

The pain management nurse assesses a 67-year-old patient for reports of episodic, sudden-onset and right-sided facial pain. The patient describes the pain as fleeting, electric-like and triggered by light touch and brushing of the teeth. The pain management nurse suspects:
  •    Facet syndrome.
  •    Myofascial pain syndrome.
  •    Temporomandibular disorder.
  •    Trigeminal neuralgia.

Related eMediQuiz