Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Dentistry
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 352671, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/352671
Case Report

Foreign Body Induced Neuralgia: A Diagnostic Challenge

Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology, Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences and Research Centre, No. 82, EPIP Area, Whitefield, Bangalore 560 066, India

Received 4 March 2013; Accepted 5 May 2013

Academic Editors: T. Lombardi, P. Lopez Jornet, and M. W. Roberts

Copyright © 2013 S. Padmashree et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. J. P. Okeson, “Bell’s orofacial pains,” in The Clinical Management of Orofacial Pain, Quintessence Publishing, Surrey, Canada, 6th edition, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  2. C. J. Lin, W. F. Su, and C. H. Wang, “A foreign body embedded in the mobile tongue masquerading as a neoplasm,” European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, vol. 260, no. 5, pp. 277–279, 2003. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. V. A. Silveira, E. D. de Carmo, C. E. Colombo, A. S. Cavalcante, and Y. R. Carvalho, “Intraosseous foreign-body granuloma in the mandible subsequent to a 20-year-old work-related accident,” Medicina Oral, Patologia Oral y Cirugia Bucal, vol. 13, no. 10, pp. E657–E660, 2008. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. T. M. S. Marques and J. M. Gomes, “Decompression of inferior alveolar nerve: case report,” Journal of the Canadian Dental Association, vol. 77, article b34, 2011. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. P. Kafas, T. Upile, N. Angouridakis, C. Stavrianos, N. Dabarakis, and W. Jerjes, “Dysaesthesia in the mental nerve distribution triggered by a foreign body: a case report,” Cases Journal, vol. 2, no. 10, article 169, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. M. M. Gallas-Torreira, M. D. Reboiras-López, A. García-García, and J. Gándara-Rey, “Mandibular nerve paresthesia caused by endodontic treatment,” Medicina Oral, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 299–303, 2003. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. R. Di Lenarda, M. Cadenaro, and C. Stacchi, “Paresthesia of the mental nerve induced by periapical infection: a case report,” Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics, vol. 90, no. 6, pp. 746–749, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. American Association of Endodontics, Glossary, AAE, Chicago, Ill, USA, 1994.
  9. M. Sumer, B. Baş, and L. Yildiz, “Inferior alveolar nerve paresthesia caused by a dentigerous cyst associated with three teeth,” Medicina Oral, Patologia Oral y Cirugia Bucal, vol. 12, no. 5, pp. E388–E390, 2007. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. D. D. Antrim, “Paresthesia of the inferior alveolar nerve caused by periapical pathology,” Journal of Endodontics, vol. 4, no. 7, pp. 220–221, 1978. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. F. K. E. K. Ahlgren, A. C. Johannessen, and S. Hellem, “Displaced calcium hydroxide paste causing inferior alveolar nerve paraesthesia: report of a case,” Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics, vol. 96, no. 6, pp. 734–737, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. H. J. Seddon, “Three types of nerve injury,” Brain, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 237–288, 1943. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. P. Scolozzi, T. Lombardi, and B. Jaques, “Successful inferior alveolar nerve decompression for dysesthesia following endodontic treatment: report of 4 cases treated by mandibular sagittal osteotomy,” Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics, vol. 97, no. 5, pp. 625–631, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus