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what causes chorda tympani nerve damage?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Usually Bell's palsy: If the bell's involves a more complex and distal portion of nerve vii, can see issues with this nerve. Also, involved in "nervus intermedius" neuralgia, and when acoustic neuromas become very large.
Answered on Aug 14, 2016

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