numb chin syndrome

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numb chin syn·drome

n. síndrome del mentón entumecido, pérdida de sensación y parestesia con calambre en un lado del mentón y el labio inferior como resultado de una condición de infiltración neoplásica del nervio mental ipsilateral obstruido por un mioloma o un carcinoma de la mama o de la próstata.
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* Numb chin syndrome (NCS) is characterized by hypoesthesia, paresthesia, thermalgesic anesthesia, or pain over the chin in the region supplied by the mental nerve, a terminal branch of the mandibular division of the trigeminal nerve.
A 48-year-old man was referred to our laryngology clinic, complaining of pain in the left mandible and numb chin syndrome. The cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) revealed a large destructive lesion of the left mandible involving the body of the mandible and condylar processes (Fig.
Unusual presentation of multiple myeloma with unilateral visual loss and numb chin syndrome in a young adult.