Orofacial pain and numb chin syndrome as the presenting symptoms of a metastatic prostate cancer

Anat Gaver*, G. Polliack, R. Pilo, M. Hertz, E. Kitai

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Abstract

We describe a patient with orofacial pain as the presenting symptom caused by a mandibular metastasis from a previously undiagnosed cancer of the prostate. This possibility should be considered in the differential diagnosis of male patients presenting with orofacial pain.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)283-284
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Postgraduate Medicine
Volume48
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 2002

Keywords

  • Mandible metastasis
  • Orofacial pain
  • Prostate carcinoma

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