Advertisement

Can glossopharyngeal neuralgia clear up without any treatment?

It is possible for glossopharyngeal neuralgia to clear up without any treatment, but it is not likely. Most people will require medication to manage the pain, and some may even need surgery. More often than not, the cause of a person's glossopharyngeal neuralgia cannot be found and that makes it incredibly difficult to fix.

Continue Learning about Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

How does glossopharyngeal neuralgia affect the body?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
The affect of glossopharyngeal neuralgia on the body depends on what is causing the condition. Often...
More Answers
Should I see a doctor about my glossopharyngeal neuralgia symptoms?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
If you believe you are experiencing symptoms of glossopharyngeal neuralgia, it is a good idea to see...
More Answers
What is glossopharyngeal neuralgia?
UCLA HealthUCLA Health
Glossopharyngeal neuralgia involves a separate nerve that provides sensation to the inside of the ea...
More Answers
Is there a cure for glossopharyngeal neuralgia?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
If a doctor can diagnose what is causing your glossopharyngeal neuralgia, they may be able to fix it...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.