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Ngeow, W.C. and Chai, W. L (2009) Numbness of the ear following inferior alveolar nerve block: the forgotten complicatio. British Dental Journal, 207 (1). pp. 19-21. ISSN 0007-0610

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    This article presents a distant complication in the auricle following the administration of a standard inferior alveolar nerve block. The patient experienced profound numbness of the auricle on the ipsilateral side of the injection that lasted for about an hour following unintended injection to the auriculotemporal nerve.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: Times Cited: 0 Ngeow, W. C. Chai, W. L.
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Anesthesia; Injection; Amaurosis; Anatomy
    Subjects: Medicine and Dentistry
    Medicine and Dentistry > Clinical Dentistry
    Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
    Depositing User: Dr. Wei Cheong Ngeow
    Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2012 04:24
    Last Modified: 26 Apr 2012 04:24
    URI: http://opendepot.org/id/eprint/988

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