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Managing Endodontic Patients with Severe Gag Reflex by Glossopharyngeal Nerve Block Technique

By Dr. Barry H. Korzen | Posted July 30, 2014

If you haven’t had a patient with an exaggerated gag reflex you just haven’t been in practice long enough. The use of a Glossopharyngeal Nerve Block to control the gag reflex, has not been previously reported in the literature for endodontic treatment.