Mental nerve neuropathy: A complication of sickle-cell crisis

Arthur H. Friedlander, Larry Genser, Mark Swerdloff

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Anesthesia of the mental nerve, a rare complication of sickle-cell disease, has been reported. This is the first documented and reported case occurring in the United States. A review of the basic pathophysiology of the disease has been presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15-17
Number of pages3
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1980
Externally publishedYes


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