Hypoesthesia after IAN block anesthesia with lidocaine: management of mild to moderate nerve injury


Hypoesthesia after an inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) block does not commonly occur, but some cases are reported. The causes of hypoesthesia include a needle injury or toxicity of local anesthetic agents, and the incidence itself can cause stress to both dentists and patients. This case presents a hypoesthesia on mental nerve area followed by IAN block… (More)
DOI: 10.5395/rde.2012.37.4.232


2 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics