Diagnosis and management of patients with Bell's palsy.

  • Tracy Mooney
  • Published 2013 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…

Abstract

Bell's palsy (idiopathic facial paralysis) is the most common cause of acute unilateral facial nerve paralysis. Although it is usually a self-limiting condition, it can be distressing for the patient. Many people who experience one-sided facial paralysis fear that it is a symptom of stroke. However, there are subtle differences between Bell's palsy and… (More)
DOI: 10.7748/ns2013.12.28.14.44.e7979

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