Definition of trifacial nerve in English:

trifacial nerve

Syllabification: tri·fa·cial nerve
Pronunciation: /trīˈfāSHəl ˌnərv


  • another term for trigeminal nerve.
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    • 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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