Definition of trifacial nerve in English:

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trifacial nerve

Pronunciation: /trīˌfāSHəl ˈnərv/

noun

Another term for trigeminal nerve.
Example sentences
  • There is marked paralysis of the facial and trifacial nerves and the branches of the auditory nerves.
  • The best results were received in the patients that had not been subject to alcoholization of trifacial node and trifacial nerve peripheral branches at the basis of scull.
  • There have been cases of trifacial nerve headaches which would not recede with any known treatment, but after 15-20 acupuncture sessions they disappeared or pain diminished considerably.

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Syllabification: tri·fa·cial nerve

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