Survival is possible with this type of tumor. But it does depend on whether or not the the tumor is sufficiently removed. By that I don't mean whether or not the surgeon did a good job, but rather whether or not the limitatio
Botox for occipital neuralgiaby
Dr. Alexander Mauskop
Botox can relieve pain of occipital neuralgia, according to a pilot study by neurologists in Ohio, published in Headache. Occipital neuralgia is a painful condition that manifests itself by pain in the back...
Trigeminal Neuralgia (TN) - What is it?by
OBTAINED from Bonnie at: http://scamparoo.wordpress.com/2008/03/26/trigeminal-neuralgia-tn/
Tr igeminal Neuralgia (TN)
What is it?
TN is an extremely severe facial pain that tends...
What's an 'atypical pituitary adenoma'?by
Dr. Brian M.
We recently had a case at our institution of an atypical pituitary adenoma, confirmed by BerndScheithauer at the Mayo Clinic. What is implied by the designation of a pituitary adenoma as being “atypical...