Facial nerve facial palsy

Fisch u, ruttner j. Early eyelid rehabilitation in facial nerve paralysis. Harii k, ohmori k, torii s. Facial nerve trauma: evaluation and considerations in management.

(bell palsy; bell’s palsy)

Most frequently, the minimal and maximal stimulation test (mst) and electroneuronography (enog) are used. The investigators also found that women received higher scores and had an earlier onset of muscle function than men, younger patients had better results than older patients, and patients with a developmental cause of facial nerve paralysis had a better outcome than did patients with posttraumatic facial nerve paralysis.