Lyme disease. A cause of bilateral facial paralysis.

  title={Lyme disease. A cause of bilateral facial paralysis.},
  author={M. Glasscock and Myles L. Pensak and A. Julianna Gulya and Daniel C. Baker},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology},
  volume={111 1},
Recently we had the opportunity of treating a boy from the northeastern region of the United States in whom bilateral facial palsies developed. After obtaining a detailed history and performing a thorough physical examination, the findings suggested Lyme disease. We herein discuss our evaluation and treatment of this child as well as review the… CONTINUE READING