Inferior alveolar nerve injury resulting from overextension of an endodontic sealer: non-surgical management using the GABA analogue pregabalin.

@article{LpezLpez2012InferiorAN,
  title={Inferior alveolar nerve injury resulting from overextension of an endodontic sealer: non-surgical management using the GABA analogue pregabalin.},
  author={Jos{\'e} L{\'o}pez-L{\'o}pez and Albert Estrugo-Devesa and Enrique Jan{\'e}-Salas and Juan J Segura-Egea},
  journal={International endodontic journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={45 1},
  pages={98-104}
}
AIM   To describe a case of endodontic sealer (AH Plus) penetration within the mandibular canal after root canal treatment with resolution of pain and paraesthesia after a non-surgical approach, including treatment with prednisone and pregabalin. SUMMARY   A 37-year-old woman underwent root canal treatment of the left mandibular second molar tooth. Postoperative periapical radiographs revealed the presence of radiopaque canal sealer in the mandibular canal. The day after, the patient reported… CONTINUE READING