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Can Bell Palsey reoccur after the original problem?

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Dr. Erion Spaho

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Posted on Wed, 28 Nov 2018 in Brain and Spine
Question: Can Bell Palsey reoccur after the original problem?
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Answered by Dr. Erion Spaho 51 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Recurrence may occur in 12% of the cases.

Detailed Answer:

Hello and thanks for your query.

I have read your question and understand your concerns.

Recurrence of the Bell palsy occurs in about 12% of the cases mostly within two years.

Hope you found the answer helpful.

Take care.

Regards,
Dr. Erion Spaho, Neurologist, Surgical

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