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Table 2 Evaluation of patient sensitivity alterations after IAN lateralization

From: Dental implant placement with inferior alveolar nerve repositioning in severely resorbed mandibles: a retrospective multicenter study of implant success and survival rates, and lower lip sensory disturbances

  2 weeks 1 month 3 months 6 months 1 year 3 years 5 years 10 years
Normal 1 2 14 14 14 17 8 1
Light hyposthesia 4 13 3 3 3 0 0 0
Moderate hyposthesia 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anesthesia 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total sites 17 17 17 17 17 17 8 1
Total patients 11 11 11 11 11 11 6 1