A case report of facial nerve palsy associated with chickenpox.

@article{Watanabe1994ACR,
  title={A case report of facial nerve palsy associated with chickenpox.},
  author={Yoshifumi Watanabe and Minoru Ikeda and Nobuo Kukimoto and Meiji Kuga and Hiroshi Tomita},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={1994},
  volume={108 8},
  pages={676-8}
}
We examined a very unusual patient who developed peripheral facial palsy with chickenpox. A survey of the English literature revealed that eight such patients had been reported, but the period between the appearance of the vesicles of varicella and the facial nerve palsy ranged from five days before to 16 days after the eruption development. We presume that… CONTINUE READING