Chorda tympani nerve injury following inferior alveolar injection: a review of two cases.

Abstract

Permanent nerve injury following the injection of local anesthetic during dental procedures is rare. Two cases of chorda tympani nerve injury shown by ageusia are presented. 

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@article{Paxton1994ChordaTN, title={Chorda tympani nerve injury following inferior alveolar injection: a review of two cases.}, author={Martin Paxton and Jonjozuf Hadley and Mark N. Hadley and R C Edwards and Simon J Harrison}, journal={Journal of the American Dental Association}, year={1994}, volume={125 7}, pages={1003-6} }