Facial nerve

What is Facial nerve?

Seventh cranial nerve.It supplies most of the muscles of the face.Bell's palsy is a common form of facial nerve paralysis.

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I fell a few months ago and had a concussion. I know have a tingley and numbing feeling that goes up my right side of my head. it makes my face...

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Brief Answer:
Get a tailored scan for facial nerve done.

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If these symptoms have appeared after trauma, then we can assume...

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I have Bells Palsy and never got all the feeling back in my lips. I am afraid going to the dentist and getting novacaine would make it worse. How...

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Brief Answer:
No effect on Bell's palsy

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I have gone through your question and understand your concern.
Bell's palsy is due...

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i suffer from Hemifacial Spasms is there any treatment for this

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Brief Answer:
Surgical decompression of facial nerve & Botox inj

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Thanks for your query.

Hemifacial Spasm is caused...

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I am a 57 year old female, weigh 112lbs, 5 3 tall. When I was 20, I got Bells Palsy and had to have surgery to reduce pressure on my facial nerve....

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For 8 yrs, i have had ACC spread from salivary gland, facial nerve, etc. It is now in my Rt. temporal bone and dura, extension into my ear. My rt....

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i fell at work about a month ago and was diagnosed with a concussion, whiplash, head and scapula contusions, and this past weekend, I had an...

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Weakness on the left side of my mouth

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Hello, I am scheduled for surgery to have a partial pariodectomy for a pleomorphic adenoma. I am worried about facial nerve paralysis following...

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