[Medical treatment of so-called frozen face paralysis].

  • C H Frèche
  • Published 1975 in
    Annales d'oto-laryngologie et de chirurgie…
Medical treatment for a frigore facial paralysis should be instituted promptly, within 48 hours of the appearance of symptoms. Principally, to reduce oedema or oedematous neuropathy (which is what Bell's palsy is), treatment should include:--corticoids, --vaso-dilators. --1 p. 100 xylocaine infiltrations (superficial temporal artery, stylomastoid foramen… (More)