Numb Chin Syndrome

@article{Smith2015NumbCS,
  title={Numb Chin Syndrome},
  author={Ryan M Smith and Anhar Hassan and Carrie E. Robertson},
  journal={Current Pain and Headache Reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={19},
  pages={1-7}
}
Abstract“Numb chin syndrome” (NCS) refers to new-onset numbness of the lower lip and chin within the distribution of the mental or inferior alveolar nerves. While this focal numbness may be downplayed or even overlooked by patients and clinicians, in the right clinical scenario this may be the presenting symptom of an underlying malignancy. In the absence of any obvious, temporally related dental cause, there are certain conditions that clinicians should consider including orofacial and… CONTINUE READING
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