Nervus Intermedius Neuralgia (NIN) is an intensely painful condition that causes a sensation of deep pain in the ear. While this condition is uncommon, if you have a pain that has not responded to treatments and has been misdiagnosed repeatedly, you may want to explore this condition as a potential cause of your symptoms.
The cause of Nervus Intermedius Neuralgia is the compression of the Nervus Intermedius – a section of the facial nerve – by surrounding tissues, blood vessels, or other structures obstructing the nerve.
This painful condition is characterized by:
Your surgeon will discuss all the treatment options available and help find the solution right for you. Treatments include:
Our neurosurgeons use the most advanced, minimally invasive techniques to provide the best possible outcomes for patients suffering from this painful and chronic condition.