Post-traumatic neuroma of the mental foramen area – case report

Agnieszka Kaja, Jolanta Białkowska-Głowacka, Monika Ratajek-Gruda, Anna Janas-Naze


The article presents a case of a patient in which an asymptomatic intraosseous tumor of the mental nerve area was removed. The result of histopathologic examination confirmed the initial diagnosis of post-traumatic neuroma.


post-traumatic neuroma; mental nerve; mental foramen; mandible

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