Pseudobulbar palsy

What is Pseudobulbar palsy?

Pseudobulbar palsy is a medical condition characterised by the inability to control facial movements (such as chewing and speaking) and caused by a variety of neurological disorders. Patients experience difficulty chewing and swallowing, have increased reflexes and spasticity in tongue and the bulbar region, and demonstrate slurred speech (which is often the initial presentation of the disorder).

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Hi, I have a friend 27 years, 5,6 feet tall who is suffering from pseudobulbar palsy, it has affected him alot that he has problem in eating or evn...

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Management of this pseudobulbar palsy is basically directed towards the underlying cause.

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sir pls help me out .its a case of my freinds mother .she has been diagnosed motor neurone disease .. bulbar (pseudobulbar palsy ) to rule out...

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Motor neuron disease is an immune related disorder in which we talk in terms of palliative treatment. there is no...

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No speech & saliva drooling from mouth

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This is likely to be Pseudobulbar Palsy or Frontal Lobe Lesions

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