Trigeminal Neuralgia
Facial pain

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We are the National Charity for Trigeminal Neuralgia (TNA UK). We provide information, support and encouragement to those who suffer this excruciatingly painful condition. Our aim is to raise awareness of TN within the medical community and the general public at large. We educate, support and are involved in research. TNA UK relies on donations, annual membership fees and sponsorship/grants in order to continue its work. We are involved in educating professionals and working with research to find relief and cure from this horrendous condition.

 

 

 

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Children and Trigeminal Neuralgia I wanted to share the remarkable story of Grace, the 11-year-old girl diagnosed with TN. Grace's Journey It's very rare for young children to be diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia, a condition primarily known for affecting adults. Yet, as members of the Trigeminal Neuralgia Association (TNA), we are deeply moved by the case of Grace, an 11-year-old from Monifieth, Scotland. Her battle with this debilitating disease highlights its unpredictability and severity. Early Symptoms Grace's ordeal began in early 2022 with a tingling sensation below her right eye, which rapidly escalated into severe, disruptive attacks. Her father, Garry Miller, describes these episodes as "electric shock-type attacks," highlighting the extreme nature of her pain: "The pain is so severe that even crying ...

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Trigeminal Neuralgia UK

We are the Trigeminal Neuralgia Association UK (TNA UK).
We provide information, support and encouragement to those who suffer this excruciatingly painful condition. Our aim is to raise awareness of TN within the medical community and the general public at large.

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TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA is an extremely severe unilateral episodic facial pain that tends to come and go unpredictably in sudden shock-like attacks.

As a registered charity, TNA UK is entirely dependent on donations and annual membership fees in order to continue its work.

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