Facial nerve palsy

What is Facial nerve palsy?

Facial nerve is 7th cranial nerve. It is the motor nerve supply to muscles of face. Its palsy leads to weakness of muscles of face. Most common type of facial nerve palsy is bells palsy which is lower motor neuron lesion of facial nerve with unknown cause.

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Hello,my name is XXXXXXX Long story short i had an accident 7 months ago,and had orbital floor and zygomatic fractures all over the left side of my...

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I went to the emergency room with ear and throat pain and they prescribed me magic mouth wash. After my second gargle, I may have taken too much...

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