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Facial Neuralgia Resources  - Great site - a lot of good info dealing with facial pain, mostly pain in the trigeminal distribution but not specifically the lingual nerve.

Trigeminal Neuralgia Information  Good site, with a pretty complete discussion of this entity and related pain syndromes.

PubMed - Medical literature search  Search the medical literature using the national library of medicine MEDLINE service.

Neuropathic Pain: New Insights, New Interventions Article from Hospital Practice - in depth - written for physicians.



American Board of Medical Specialties

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons  - Try the Public Disclosure link on the left bar for information on board certification of an oral surgeon.

Pain management resources - Site with a lot of links dealing with pain management.

Professional articles on complications in oral surgery, not written for the general public, but not too difficult to get through.  The one on Avoiding Complications in Minor Oral Surgery seems pretty comprehensive. Requires Adobe Acrobat (available HERE)

The American Academy of Orofacial Pain


Research on Neuropathic Pain