Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery

, Volume 17, Issue 4, pp 432–434 | Cite as

Tooth Ache to Leprosy! Importance of Revisiting Diagnosis

  • S. S. Daniel SathiyaEmail author
  • Surya Prakash Sharma
  • Ramesh Babu
  • Santosh Koshy
Case Report


Atypical facial pain can be dreadful for the patient, and treating it can be an arduous task for the clinician, unless the diagnosis is constantly revisited.


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All the above authors declare that there is no conflict of interest.

Ethical Approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

Informed Consent

No research was done on the patient but all procedures were done with informed consent of the patient.


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© The Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. S. Daniel Sathiya
    • 1
    Email author
  • Surya Prakash Sharma
    • 1
  • Ramesh Babu
    • 2
  • Santosh Koshy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Dental and Oral SurgeryChristian Medical CollegeVelloreIndia
  2. 2.Department of PathologyChristian Medical CollegeVelloreIndia

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