The effect of total facial nerve decompression in preventing further recurrence of idiopathic recurrent facial palsy

@article{Li2014TheEO,
  title={The effect of total facial nerve decompression in preventing further recurrence of idiopathic recurrent facial palsy},
  author={Yang Li and Zhi Li and Cheng Yan and Liu Hui},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={2014},
  volume={272},
  pages={1087-1090}
}
The objective is to study the role of total facial nerve decompression in preventing further episodes and promoting facial nerve recovery of idiopathic recurrent facial palsy. 24 cases with idiopathic recurrent facial palsy were involved in the study, among which 16 undergoing total facial nerve decompression were classified into the surgery group, and 8 who refused surgery and received prednisolone were included in the control group. The recurrence rate and facial nerve function recovery of… CONTINUE READING

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