Mental nerve neuropathy following dental extraction.

  title={Mental nerve neuropathy following dental extraction.},
  author={Foad Elahi and Nicholas Manolitsis and Yatish S Ranganath and Chandan Reddy},
  journal={Pain physician},
  volume={17 3},
Mental nerve neuropathy (MNN), colloquially referred to as numb chin syndrome, is an uncommon neurologic condition that may arise secondary to multiple local and systemic etiologies, and may mimic other pain conditions affecting the mandible. Early recognition of mental nerve neuropathy in conjunction with accurate etiologic identification is crucial, as… CONTINUE READING