Factors Determining the Outcome in Trigeminal Neuralgia Treated With Percutaneous Balloon Compression.

ünal T. C., Unal O. F., Barlas O., Hepgul K. T., Ali A., Aydoseli A., ...More

World neurosurgery, vol.107, pp.69-74, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 107
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.07.132
  • Journal Name: World neurosurgery
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-74
  • Keywords: Fractional anisotropy, Magnetic resonance imaging, Outcome, Percutaneous balloon compression, Trigeminal neuralgia, MICROVASCULAR DECOMPRESSION, LONG-TERM, NEUROVASCULAR COMPRESSION, VASCULAR COMPRESSION, GASSERIAN GANGLION, WHITE-MATTER, ABNORMALITIES, RHIZOTOMY, NERVES, ROOT
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE: To analyze 3T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings and clinical features of patients with trigeminal neuralgia (TN) who underwent percutaneous balloon compression and to determine whether these findings had an impact on prognosis of TN.