Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Otolaryngology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 860634, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/860634
Case Report

Delayed Mental Nerve Neuralgia following Chin Augmentation

Division of Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, The Prince of Wales Hospital and Community Health Services, Barker Street, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia

Received 13 December 2012; Accepted 1 January 2013

Academic Editors: A. Rapoport and A. Taş

Copyright © 2013 Ineke Wever 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. B. B. Aynehchi, D. H. Burstein, A. Parhiscar, and M. A. Erlich, “Vertical incision intraoral silicone chin augmentation,” Otolaryngology, vol. 146, no. 4, pp. 553–559, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  2. E. J. Gross, M. M. Hamilton, K. Ackermann, and S. W. Perkins, “Mersilene mesh chin augmentation. A 14-year experience,” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 183–190, 1999. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. H. D. Vuyk, “Augmentation mentoplasty with solid silicone,” Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 106–118, 1996. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. F. Scaccia, A. Allphin, and D. Stepnick, “Complications of augmentation mentoplasty: a review of 11095 cases,” International Journal of Aesthetic and Restorative Surgery, vol. 1, pp. 3–8, 1983. View at Google Scholar
  5. M. Godin, L. Costa, T. Romo, W. Truswell, T. Wang, and E. Williams, “Gore-Tex chin implants: a review of 324 cases,” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 224–227, 2003. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. J. B. White and C. R. Dufresne, “Management and avoidance of complications in chin augmentation,” Aesthetic Surgery Journal, vol. 31, no. 6, pp. 634–642, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. S. M. Warren, J. A. Spector, and B. M. Zide, “Chin surgery V: treatment of the long, nonprojecting chin,” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 120, no. 3, pp. 760–768, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. K. Hwang, W. J. Lee, Y. B. Song, and I. H. Chung, “Vulnerability of the inferior alveolar nerve and mental nerve during genioplasty: an anatomic study,” Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 10–14, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. B. M. Zide, T. M. Pfeifer, and M. T. Longaker, “Chin surgery: I. Augmentation—the allures and the alerts,” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 104, no. 6, pp. 1843–1862, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus