Mental nerve neuropathy: A complication of sickle-cell crisis

Arthur H. Friedlander, Larry Genser, Mark Swerdloff

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Abstract

Anesthesia of the mental nerve, a rare complication of sickle-cell disease, has been reported. This is the first documented and reported case occurring in the United States. A review of the basic pathophysiology of the disease has been presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)15-17
Number of pages3
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology
Volume49
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1980
Externally publishedYes

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  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dentistry(all)

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