Summary: Absent or reduced sensitivity to cutaneous stimulation.

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  1. Reading I, Walker Bone K, Palmer K, Cooper C, Coggon D. Anatomic distribution of sensory symptoms in the hand and their relation to neck pain, psychosocial variables, and occupational activities. Am J Epidemiol. 2003;157:524-30 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest that, in the classification of numbness and tingling of the hand, it may be useful to distinguish symptoms that involve most of the sensory distribution of the median nerve but not other parts of the hand...
  2. Kinney M, Wilson J, Carmichael S, De Ruyter M, Fulgham J. Prolonged facial hypesthesia resulting from greater occipital nerve block. Clin Anat. 2003;16:362-5 pubmed
  3. Geber C, Magerl W, Fondel R, Fechir M, Rolke R, Vogt T, et al. Numbness in clinical and experimental pain--a cross-sectional study exploring the mechanisms of reduced tactile function. Pain. 2008;139:73-81 pubmed publisher
    ..Hypaesthesia (numbness) often encountered in clinical pain can be reproduced by experimental nociceptive stimulation. The time course of effects suggests a mechanism involving central plasticity...
  4. Yamada T, Kitagawa Y, Ogasawara T, Yamamoto S, Ishii Y, Urasaki Y. Enlargement of mandibular canal without hypesthesia caused by extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a case report. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2000;89:388-92 pubmed
    ..The lymphoma was suspected to have grown so slowly that the adjacent mandibular canal and ocular bulbs enlarged without destroying the normal bone and nervous tissue...
  5. Hopton B, Tommichan M, Howell F. Reducing lateral skin flap numbness after total knee arthroplasty. Knee. 2004;11:289-91 pubmed
    ..The area of numbness can be reduced by using a shorter proximal incision, which preserves branches of the medial and intermediate cutaneous nerves of thigh...
  6. Moriyama M, Kitamura A, Ikezaki H, Nakanishi K, Kim C, Sakamoto A, et al. Systemic ATP infusion improves spontaneous pain and tactile allodynia, but not tactile hypesthesia, in patients with postherpetic neuralgia. J Anesth. 2004;18:177-80 pubmed
    ..Activation of purinoceptors may improve neuropathic pain. Accordingly, the effects of systemic ATP infusion were assessed in patients with postherpetic neuralgia (PHN)...
  7. Rolke R, Baron R, Maier C, Tolle T, Treede R, Beyer A, et al. Quantitative sensory testing in the German Research Network on Neuropathic Pain (DFNS): standardized protocol and reference values. Pain. 2006;123:231-43 pubmed
    ..Application of this standardized QST protocol in patients and human surrogate models will allow to infer underlying mechanisms from somatosensory phenotypes...
  8. Tay L, Urkude R, Verma K. Clinical profile, electrodiagnosis and outcome in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: a Singapore perspective. Singapore Med J. 2006;47:1049-52 pubmed
    ..We describe the clinical profile, and outcome in patients with electrophysiological diagnosis of CTS seen in our centre over a six month period...
  9. Bigbee A, Hoang T, Havton L. At-level neuropathic pain is induced by lumbosacral ventral root avulsion injury and ameliorated by root reimplantation into the spinal cord. Exp Neurol. 2007;204:273-82 pubmed
    ..We believe that our findings are of translational research interest, as root implantation surgery is emerging as a potentially useful strategy for the repair of cauda equina/conus medullaris injuries...

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  1. Liu X, Konno S, Miyamoto M, Gembun Y, Horiguchi G, Ito H. Clinical usefulness of assessing lumbar somatosensory evoked potentials in lumbar spinal stenosis. Clinical article. J Neurosurg Spine. 2009;11:71-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Both lumbar SSEPs and VAS scores of leg numbness may be useful for clinical evaluation in patients with LSS. ..
  2. Gallesio C, Berrone M, Ruga E, Boffano P. Surgical extraction of impacted inferior third molars at risk for inferior alveolar nerve injury. J Craniofac Surg. 2010;21:2003-7 pubmed publisher
    ..At panoramic radiograph, the presence of signs of bifid and radiolucent apex, superimposition, and radiolucent root band should be considered at high risk for neural damage. ..
  3. Genú P, Vasconcelos B. Influence of the tooth section technique in alveolar nerve damage after surgery of impacted lower third molars. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;37:923-8 pubmed publisher
    ..There was no association between deformities of the tip of dental needles and nerve injury. Temporary hypoesthesia and paresthesia were the commonest nerve injuries. All patients recovered from these injuries within six months. ..
  4. Nordenstam J, Altman D, Mellgren A, Rothenberger D, Zetterström J. Impaired rectal sensation at anal manometry is associated with anal incontinence one year after primary sphincter repair in primiparous women. Dis Colon Rectum. 2010;53:1409-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Additional studies need to evaluate whether these findings are associated with increased risk of anal incontinence in women that are continent 1 year after primary repair. ..
  5. Davis M, Kamel F, Hoppin J, Alavanja M, Freeman L, Gray G, et al. Neurologic symptoms associated with raising poultry and swine among participants in the Agricultural Health Study. J Occup Environ Med. 2011;53:190-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Occupational contact with live poultry or swine, potentially related to C. jejuni exposure, was associated with increased reporting of GBS-like symptoms. ..
  6. Xue J, Goldman H, Grimm J, Lacouture T, Chen Y, Hughes L, et al. Dose-volume effects on brainstem dose tolerance in radiosurgery. J Neurosurg. 2012;117 Suppl:189-96 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors believe that the steep dose gradient in TN radiosurgery plays a key role in the low toxicity experienced by the brainstem. ..
  7. Hester T, Gerut Z, Shire J, Nguyen D, Chen A, Diamond J, et al. Exploratory, randomized, controlled, phase 2 study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of adjuvant fibrin sealant VH S/D 4 S-Apr (ARTISS) in patients undergoing rhytidectomy. Aesthet Surg J. 2013;33:323-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Adverse events were mild to moderate in severity. Adjuvant use of FS VH S/D 4 s-apr appears to be safe and results in lower drainage volumes than SoC treatment alone. ..
  8. Prabhakaran S, Silver A, Warrior L, McClenathan B, Lee V. Misdiagnosis of transient ischemic attacks in the emergency room. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2008;26:630-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We found 3 clinical features that may be useful in the emergency room triage of transient neurologic attacks. Further study is needed to develop tools that can accurately diagnose TIA. ..
  9. Wang K, Dowrick A, Choi J, Rahim R, Edwards E. Post-operative numbness and patient satisfaction following plate fixation of clavicular fractures. Injury. 2010;41:1002-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Surgeons should consider using this approach in plate fixation of clavicle fractures. ..
  10. Chiono J, Bernard N, Bringuier S, Biboulet P, Choquet O, Morau D, et al. The ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block for anterior iliac crest bone graft postoperative pain relief: a prospective descriptive study. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2010;35:520-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Five patients (26%) complained about numbness at the iliac crest area. Ultrasound-guided TAP block is an appropriate technique for postoperative analgesia after AIC bone harvest in orthopedic surgery. ..
  11. Zhu H, Zhou X, Cheng M, Shen Y, Dong Q. The efficacy of coblation nucleoplasty for protrusion of lumbar intervertebral disc at a two-year follow-up. Int Orthop. 2011;35:1677-82 pubmed publisher
    ..5%; and two-years at 39.4 ± 5.8%. Coblation nucleoplasty may have satisfactory clinical outcomes for treatment of protruded lumbar intervertebral disc for as long as two-year follow-up, but longer-term benefit still needs verification. ..
  12. Pereira E, Farwana M, Lam K. Extreme lateral interbody fusion relieves symptoms of spinal stenosis and low-grade spondylolisthesis by indirect decompression in complex patients. J Clin Neurosci. 2017;35:56-61 pubmed publisher
    ..XLIF corrected scoliosis and improved lumbar lordosis significantly. Several plexopathies did not hinder long-term recovery. XLIF is highly suited to treating complex patients with multiple comorbidities and degenerative disease. ..
  13. Kristensen A, Pedersen T, Hjortdal V, Jensen T, Nikolajsen L. Chronic pain in adults after thoracotomy in childhood or youth. Br J Anaesth. 2010;104:75-9 pubmed publisher
    ..001). The risk of developing chronic pain after thoracotomy seems to be lower if surgery is performed at a young age. Pain after thoracotomy is likely to be of neuropathic origin. ..
  14. Can M, Yildirim N, Ataç G. Dissecting firearm injury to the head and neck with non-linear bullet trajectory: a case report. Forensic Sci Int. 2010;197:e13-7 pubmed publisher
    ..It has also been confirmed that non-surgical approach with regular follow-ups is a viable option for uncomplicated head and neck injuries. ..
  15. Katsumata M, Oki K, Nakahara J, Izawa Y, Abe T, Takahashi S, et al. Ipsilateral Facial Tactile Hypesthesia in a Patient with Lateral Medullary Syndrome. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015;24:e315-7 pubmed publisher
    ..experienced by patients with this condition are ipsilateral facial and contralateral trunk and limb thermal hypesthesia and hypoalgesia. Tactile (light touch) sensation is not generally diminished...
  16. Kotecha R, Miller J, Modugula S, Barnett G, Murphy E, Reddy C, et al. Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia Improves Patient-Reported Quality of Life and Reduces Depression. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017;98:1078-1086 pubmed publisher
    ..In this analysis, there appears to be a correlation between prescription dose and treatment response as measured by the EQ-5D. ..
  17. Landwehrs G, Brüser P. [Clinical results of terminolateral neurorrhaphy in digital nerves]. Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir. 2008;40:318-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Two were able to recognise a warm and three a cold probe head. Our results confirm the findings made in other studies which also found a clinical correlate to collateral axonal sprouting. Unfortunately results are still inconsistent. ..
  18. Bagheri S, Meyer R, Khan H, Wallace J, Steed M. Microsurgical repair of the peripheral trigeminal nerve after mandibular sagittal split ramus osteotomy. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:2770-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Modifications of surgical technique may be helpful in reducing the incidence of such injuries. Based on our experience, an algorithm for evaluation and treatment is presented. ..
  19. Cui L, Jiang L, Zhang H, Liu B, Wang J, Jia J, et al. Monitoring of cerebrospinal fluid flow by intraoperative ultrasound in patients with Chiari I malformation. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2011;113:173-6 pubmed publisher
    ..IOUS-CDFI can monitor CSF flow during posterior fossa decompression, provide information about the re-circulation of CSF flow, and objectively evaluate the efficacy of surgery. ..
  20. Yu J, Qu L, Li Y, Huang H. Coexistence of spinal teratoma of the conus medullaris and arteriovenous malformation in an adult: a case report. Turk Neurosurg. 2012;22:510-4 pubmed publisher
    ..A literature review supported the dysembryonic origin of spinal cord teratomas and AVMs. This unique case may provide insight into the etiopathogenesis of the coexistence of spinal teratoma of the conus medullaris and AVM. ..
  21. Rosing J, Lance S, Wong M. Ulnar neuropathy after tube thoracostomy for pneumothorax. J Emerg Med. 2012;43:e223-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Ulnar neuropathy is a rare, though significant, complication associated with tube thoracostomy. Management of persistent symptoms is expectant, with early upper extremity range of motion and strength exercise. ..
  22. Tanaka R, Kawanabe T, Yamauchi Y, Shimura H, Tanaka Y, Miyamoto N, et al. Economy class stroke syndrome after a long drive. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012;21:155-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient was diagnosed with paradoxical cerebral embolism following his long drive. This case report examines the paradoxical cerebral emboli documented in a patient following a long period of driving. ..
  23. Wantland D, Mullan J, Holzemer W, Portillo C, Bakken S, McGhee E. Additive effects of numbness and muscle aches on fatigue occurrence in individuals with HIV/AIDS who are taking antiretroviral therapy. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2011;41:469-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Similarly, if fatigue is reported, underlying physiological assessments for neuropathic symptoms and muscle aches may be considered. ..
  24. Ueki K, Okabe K, Marukawa K, Mukozawa A, Moroi A, Miyazaki M, et al. Assessment of bone healing and hypoesthesia in the upper lip after Le Fort I osteotomy with self-setting ?-tricalcium phosphate and absorbable plates. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2013;41:129-34 pubmed publisher
  25. Anand U, Sinisi M, Fox M, MacQuillan A, Quick T, Korchev Y, et al. Mycolactone-mediated neurite degeneration and functional effects in cultured human and rat DRG neurons: Mechanisms underlying hypoalgesia in Buruli ulcer. Mol Pain. 2016;12: pubmed publisher
    ..Mycolactone induces toxic effects in DRG neurons, leading to impaired nociceptor function, neurite degeneration, and cell death, resembling the cutaneous hypoalgesia and nerve damage in individuals with M. Ulcerans infection. ..
  26. Harries A, Wasserberg J. Synovial cyst presenting as a C1/2 tumour. Br J Neurosurg. 2010;24:595-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Synovial cysts presenting within the cervical spine are rare. We describe a case of a synovial cyst presenting as a tumour and the successful management...
  27. Struhal W, Seifert Held T, Lahrmann H, Fazekas F, Grisold W. Clinical core symptoms of posterior spinal artery ischemia. Eur Neurol. 2011;65:183-6 pubmed publisher
    ..An acute onset of posterior column dysfunction with a variable degree of motor deficit and dorsalgia suggests PSAI. ..
  28. Mensink G, Zweers A, Wolterbeek R, Dicker G, Groot R, van Merkesteyn R. Neurosensory disturbances one year after bilateral sagittal split osteotomy of the mandibula performed with separators: a multi-centre prospective study. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2012;40:763-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We believe that the use of splitting forceps and elevators without chisels leads to a lower incidence of persistent post-operative hypoesthesia 1 year after BSSO of the mandible, without increasing the risk of a bad split. ..
  29. Johnston B, Iremonger G, Hunt S, Beattie E. Hypoxia training: symptom replication in experienced military aircrew. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2012;83:962-7 pubmed
    ..5 yr apart...
  30. Skeik N, Jabr F. Intermittent back and leg pain with numbness. Tethered spinal cord syndrome. Am Fam Physician. 2008;78:869-70 pubmed
  31. Fang C, Lin C. Ramsay Hunt syndrome with hemiparesis and hemihypoesthesia: report of 2 cases. Acta Neurol Taiwan. 2009;18:276-80 pubmed
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain in both cases showed no abnormality. The manifestations were compared with two more cases from the literature...
  32. Situ P, Simpson T. Interaction of corneal nociceptive stimulation and lacrimal secretion. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010;51:5640-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Central mechanical corneal stimulation is the most effective stimulus-position pairing and appears to be the major sensory driving force for reflex tear secretion by the lacrimal functional unit. ..
  33. Valdivia Valdivia J, Weinand M, Maloney C, Blount A, Dellon A. Surgical treatment of superimposed, lower extremity, peripheral nerve entrapments with diabetic and idiopathic neuropathy. Ann Plast Surg. 2013;70:675-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The present report details the evaluation, surgical approach, and outcome of a large cohort of people with diabetic and with idiopathic neuropathy...
  34. Sharim J, Lo W, Kim W, Chivukula S, Tenn S, Kaprealian T, et al. Radiosurgical target distance from the root entry zone in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2017;7:221-227 pubmed publisher
    ..is to determine if there is a statistically and clinically significant difference in pain relief or facial hypesthesia following SRS based on distance of the stereotactic isocenter from REZ...
  35. Paul R, Anand R, Wray P, D sa S, Brennan P. An unusual complication of an inferior dental nerve block: a case report. Br Dent J. 2009;206:9-10 pubmed publisher
    ..We discuss the possible mechanism for this complication...
  36. Strabbing E, Gortzak R, Vinke J, Saridin C, van Merkesteyn J. An atypical presentation of a solitary bone cyst of the mandibular ramus: a case report. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2011;39:145-7 pubmed publisher
  37. Kamerath J, Morgan W. Absent inferior vena cava resulting in exercise-induced epidural venous plexus congestion and lower extremity numbness: a case report and review of the literature. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010;35:E921-4 pubmed
    ..It is also pertinent to consider performing a hypercoagulable work-up in patients with vascular deformations, as this may prevent future thrombosis. ..
  38. Kroonen L. Cubital tunnel syndrome. Orthop Clin North Am. 2012;43:475-86 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the only randomized prospective studies to compare treatment options to date indicate that simple decompression and anterior transposition yield comparable results. ..
  39. Frisullo G, Nociti V, Iorio R, Patanella A, Marti A, Cammarota G, et al. Increased expression of T-bet in circulating B cells from a patient with multiple sclerosis and celiac disease. Hum Immunol. 2008;69:837-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In the MS-CD patient, the interaction between MS- and CD-related inflammatory processes may result in an amplification of Th1 immune response. ..
  40. Rooney A, Statham P, Stone J. Cauda equina syndrome with normal MR imaging. J Neurol. 2009;256:721-5 pubmed publisher
    ..While some may have had an alternative organic cause, we propose that these symptoms may have a "functional" origin in many patients. ..
  41. Hasegawa T, Ri S, Umeda M, Komori T. Multivariate relationships among risk factors and hypoesthesia of the lower lip after extraction of the mandibular third molar. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011;111:e1-7 pubmed publisher
  42. McKay W. Neurophysiological characterization of the 'new anatomy' and motor control that results from neurological injury or disease. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2012;114:447-54 pubmed publisher
    ..Measured through multiple-muscle recordings of selected motor-task performance, these domains can be useful in quantifying the severity of CNS damage and changes achieved through recovery or treatment. ..
  43. Bouguila J, Zairi I, Khonsari R, Lankriet C, Mokhtar M, Adouani A. [Mandibular fracture: a 10-year review of 685 cases treated in Charles-Nicolle Hospital (Tunis-Tunisia)]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2009;110:81-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Analyzing this data can help to improve the management of maxillo-facial trauma in Tunisia. Therapeutic options vary according to the type of fracture but also depend on the economical status of the country. ..
  44. Misch C, Resnik R. Mandibular nerve neurosensory impairment after dental implant surgery: management and protocol. Implant Dent. 2010;19:378-86 pubmed publisher
    ..The appropriate treatment (pharmacology, monitoring, etc.) for each period is suggested, including the referral to a nerve specialist when appropriate. ..
  45. Sasaki M, Yamazaki H, Aoki T, Ota Y, Sekiya R, Kaneko A. Bilateral numb chin syndrome leading to a diagnosis of Burkitt's cell acute lymphocytic leukemia: a case report and literature review. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011;111:e11-6 pubmed publisher
    ..If the initial radiologic investigations and blood tests reveal no abnormalities, malignancy should not be removed from the differential diagnosis until a definite cause has been found. ..
  46. Lindemann M, Reader A, Nusstein J, Drum M, Beck M. Effect of sublingual triazolam on the success of inferior alveolar nerve block in patients with irreversible pulpitis. J Endod. 2008;34:1167-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, when using conscious sedation, profound local anesthesia is still required to eliminate the sensation of pain during endodontic treatment for patients with irreversible pulpitis. ..
  47. Swanson E. Prospective outcome study of 225 cases of breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:1158-66 pubmed publisher
    ..1 percent) and quality of life (64.3 percent). Nipple numbness is common (39.1 percent), but persistent numbness is unusual (2.3 percent). Almost all patients (98.7 percent) would repeat the surgery. Therapeutic, IV. ..
  48. Ntani G, Palmer K, Linaker C, Harris E, Van der Star R, Cooper C, et al. Symptoms, signs and nerve conduction velocities in patients with suspected carpal tunnel syndrome. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2013;14:242 pubmed publisher
  49. Jena A, Sachdeva R, Sharma A, Wanchu A. Adverse drug reactions to nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based antiretroviral regimen: a 24-week prospective study. J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic). 2009;8:318-22 pubmed publisher
    ..As the developing world increasingly uses generic ART, the clinician must be constantly vigilant for treatment-related adverse events. ..
  50. Jaberoo M, De Zoysa N, Mehta N, Prasad V, Heywood R, Saleh H, et al. A twin-center study of nasal tip numbness following septorhinoplasty or rhinoplasty. Ear Nose Throat J. 2016;95:E18-21 pubmed
    ..We believe it is important to include a discussion of the risk of nasal tip numbness during preoperative consultations and when seeking informed consent. ..
  51. Fredeking A, Silverman R. Successful treatment of trigeminal trophic syndrome in a 6-year-old boy with negative pressure wound therapy. Arch Dermatol. 2008;144:984-6 pubmed publisher
  52. Mirzatolooei F, Pisoodeh K. Impact of exploration of sensory branches of saphenous nerve in anterior cruciate ligament reconstructive surgery. Arch Iran Med. 2012;15:219-22 pubmed publisher
    ..This study evaluates the impact of exploration and salvage of superficial branches of the saphenous nerve on the incidence of post-operative sensory loss...
  53. Meijer I, Vanasse M, Nizard S, Robitaille Y, Rossignol E. An atypical case of SCN9A mutation presenting with global motor delay and a severe pain disorder. Muscle Nerve. 2014;49:134-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Erythromelalgia due to heterozygous gain-of-function SCN9A mutations usually presents as a pure sensory-autonomic disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of burning pain and redness of the extremities...
  54. Aguirre Garza G. [Post-herpetic segmental hypoesthesia-paresis with fast recovery. Reply]. Rev Neurol. 2013;57:480 pubmed
  55. Baldwin V, Jarad F, Balmer C, Mair L. Inadvertent injection of sodium hypochlorite into the periradicular tissues during root canal treatment. Dent Update. 2009;36:14-6, 19 pubmed
  56. Gozdemir M, Muslu B, Sert H, Usta B, Demircioglu R, Karatas O, et al. Transient neurological symptoms after spinal anaesthesia with levobupivacaine 5 mg/ml or lidocaine 20 mg/ml. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2010;54:59-64 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this prospective, randomized, double-blind study was to investigate the incidence of TNS after spinal anaesthesia with either levobupivacaine or lidocaine...
  57. Dubil E, Dahle J, Owens M. Bilateral sciatic nerve palsy: a new presentation of toilet bowl neuropathy. J Emerg Med. 2012;43:622-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The following is a case of a 28-year-old active duty Navy woman who presented to our ED via ambulance with bilateral sciatic nerve palsy from prolonged immobility...
  58. Hovland A, Hardersen R, Enebakk T, Mollnes T, Lappegard K. Patient tolerance regarding different low-density lipoprotein apheresis columns: frequent minor side effects and high patient satisfaction. J Clin Lipidol. 2011;5:45-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Side effects and patient satisfaction in low-density lipoprotein (LDL) apheresis treatment has been less vigorously studied than hemodialysis treatment in end-stage renal failure...
  59. Doucet J, Morrison A, Davis B, Robertson C, Goodday R, Precious D. Concomitant removal of mandibular third molars during sagittal split osteotomy minimizes neurosensory dysfunction. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;70:2153-63 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate the effects of the presence or absence of a mandibular third molar on the neurosensory recovery of the IAN after SSO...
  60. Sun A, Lin H, Wang Y, Chiang C. Significant association of deficiency of hemoglobin, iron and vitamin B12, high homocysteine level, and gastric parietal cell antibody positivity with atrophic glossitis. J Oral Pathol Med. 2012;41:500-4 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we evaluated whether there was an intimate association of the deficiency of hemoglobin, iron, vitamin B12 or folic acid, high blood homocysteine level, and serum gastric parietal cell antibody (GPCA) positivity with AG...
  61. Blackburn J, Wylde V, Greenwood R, Blom A, Levy A. The effect of numbness on outcome from total knee replacement. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2017;99:385-389 pubmed publisher
    ..36, p=0.020) and worse PROM scores (WOMAC® pain subscale: 0.62, p<0.001; KOOS: 0.64, p<0.001). CONCLUSIONS Numbness after knee replacement is common but is not associated with worse patient reported outcomes...
  62. Kalliomäki M, Sandblom G, Gunnarsson U, Gordh T. Persistent pain after groin hernia surgery: a qualitative analysis of pain and its consequences for quality of life. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2009;53:236-46 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the type of post-herniorrhaphy pain and its influence on daily life...
  63. Karşdağ S, Sacak B, Bayraktaroglu S, Ozcan A, Ugurlu K, Bas L. A novel approach for the reconstruction of medial canthal and nasal dorsal defects: frontal hairline island flap. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:1653-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Forehead hairline island flap is an important flap for small- and medium-size defects as an alternative to conventional paramedian forehead flap...
  64. Chawalparit O, Siriacharwattana W. Evidence of vascular compromise over the visual cortex during migrainous headache: a case report with MRI study. J Med Assoc Thai. 2010;93:749-52 pubmed
    ..The authors concluded that the abnormality on the first MRI was the ischemic insult of the ictal visual cortex which was transient during the migraine attack. The pathophysiology was more likely from reversible focal venous congestion...
  65. Monnazzi M, Real Gabrielli M, Passeri L, Gabrielli M. Cutaneous sensibility impairment after mandibular sagittal split osteotomy: a prospective clinical study of the spontaneous recovery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;70:696-702 pubmed publisher
  66. Hassaballa M, Artz N, Weale A, Porteous A. Alteration in skin sensation following knee arthroplasty and its impact on kneeling ability: a comparison of three common surgical incisions. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2012;20:1983-7 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to compare post-operative changes in skin sensation following total (TKA) and unicompartmental knee (UKA) arthroplasties using three different incision types and its effect on kneeling ability...
  67. de Alvarenga Yoshida R, Yoshida W, Sardenberg T, Sobreira M, Rollo H, Moura R. Fibular nerve injury after small saphenous vein surgery. Ann Vasc Surg. 2012;26:729.e11-5 pubmed publisher
  68. McLaughlin N, Kelly D. Corticospinal tractography as a prognosticator for motor improvement after brainstem cavernoma resection. Br J Neurosurg. 2013;27:108-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Diffusion-tensor imaging (DTI) might have some prognostic value. We present a case supporting the use of DTI as predictor of motor recovery following brainstem surgery...
  69. Upatham S, Kumnerddee W. Reliability of Thai version Boston questionnaire. J Med Assoc Thai. 2008;91:1250-6 pubmed
    ..To determine the reliability of the Thai version Boston questionnaire...
  70. García Álvarez S, Olondo Zulueta L, Pericás J, Colomo L, Bosch X. Numb chin syndrome with vagal and hypoglossal paralysis: an initial sign of an uncommon diagnosis. Am J Med Sci. 2012;344:241-4 pubmed publisher
  71. Yamazaki T, Yasuda S, Uemura K, Matsumura A. New instrument for creating bone graft cavities for anterior cervical decompression and fusion: the anterior fusion spinal fork. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2012;52:691-4 pubmed
    ..This simple instrument allowed us to design and construct a bone graft cavity of the correct size and shape for iliac bone graft or bone graft substitutes for anterior cervical spine surgery...
  72. Alawneh K, Raffee L, Hamouri S. Delayed Endovascular Stenting of Right Subclavian Artery Pseudoaneurysm Caused by Gunshot Accident in a Syrian Refugee: A Case Report. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2017;51:386-389 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient recovered uneventfully, and follow-up evaluation revealed significant improvement in neurological deficit...
  73. Zhou Y, Zhu L, Lin Y, Cheng H. Chiari type I malformation with occult tethered cord syndrome in a child: A case report. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8239 pubmed publisher
    ..Few studies have reported patients with CM1 and OTCS. Treatment strategy for patients of CM1 associated with OTCS is controversial...
  74. Smyth J, Marley J. An unusual delayed complication of inferior alveolar nerve block. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;48:51-2 pubmed publisher
    ..We present two cases of patients with trismus and sensory deficit that arose during resolution of trismus as a delayed complication of inferior alveolar nerve block...
  75. Kim H, Lee H, Sohn S, Kim J, Baloh R. Perverted head shaking nystagmus in focal pontine infarction. J Neurol Sci. 2011;301:93-5 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first report of PHSN associated with focal pontine infarction. Crossed ventral tegmental tract and velocity storage mechanism of vestibulocerebellum might be related on PHSN in this case...
  76. Wilbrand J, Wilbrand M, Schaaf H, Howaldt H, Malik C, Streckbein P. Embolia cutis medicamentosa (Nicolau syndrome) after endodontic treatment: a case report. J Endod. 2011;37:875-7 pubmed publisher
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