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TMJ disorders are musculoskeletal disorders, trigeminal neuralgia is a nerve related disorder. In general, Trigeminal neuralgia pain is sharp, shooting, like an electric nerve radiating through the face. It typically presents after 50 years. The pain can be spontaneous, not necessarily triggered by jaw movement. TMJ disorders are characterised by pain that is dull, achy, throbbing in quality. It presents in a younger age group, usually 20-40 year olds and is usually aggravated by jaw function.

TMJ Disorders - tmj, orofacial pain, tmj Ireland, jaw pain, bruxism, tooth grinding, dental splint, trigeminal neuralgia, neuropathic pain, facial pain, temporomandibular

Jaw Pain - TMJ - tmj, orofacial pain, tmj Ireland, jaw pain, bruxism, tooth grinding, dental splint, trigeminal neuralgia, neuropathic pain, facial pain, temporomandibular