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Inferior alveolar nerve injury related to mandibular third molar surgery: an unusual case presentation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11925548     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Perforation of the lower third molar roots by the inferior alveolar nerve is uncommon and can be difficult to determine by conventional radiographic methods. Presented is a case of perforation that was treated by coronectomy, and showed an unusual complication in that the retained root erupted, moving the canal with it. The radiographic assessment of root perforation and the imaging modalities used to assess such cases are discussed.
Authors:
Nicholas A Drage; Tara Renton
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics     Volume:  93     ISSN:  1079-2104     ISO Abbreviation:  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod     Publication Date:  2002 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-04-01     Completed Date:  2002-07-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9508562     Medline TA:  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  358-61     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Dental Radiology, Guy's, King's & St Thomas' Dental Institute, King's College, London, United Kingdom.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Cranial Nerve Injuries / etiology*,  radiography
Female
Humans
Imaging, Three-Dimensional
Mandibular Nerve / injuries*,  radiography
Molar, Third / surgery*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Tooth Crown / surgery
Tooth Extraction / adverse effects*
Tooth Root / injuries*,  radiography
Tooth, Impacted / surgery

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