Trigeminal Nerve Pain, V1 Distribution: Representative Case
The patient is a 34-year-old white female with a history of an auto accident 4 years previously, who sustained a non-displaced fracture of her orbital rim. Since that injury she has had severe pain in her supraorbital and supratrochlear nerves. Her pain was constant, and she required daily narcotic pain medications to make the pain tolerable.
KeywordsMedical therapy Supraorbital nerve Supratrochlear nerve Nerve blocks Lidocaine Epinephrine Kenalog