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What age group is most affected by bell's palsy?

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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
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In brief: All ages

Median age of onset is 40, but it is seen in all age groups.

In brief: All ages

Median age of onset is 40, but it is seen in all age groups.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. John Hoffmann
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Any age

Bell's palsy can occur in any age.
Other causes of facial paralysis should be ruled out whenever facial paralysis or weakness occurs.

In brief: Any age

Bell's palsy can occur in any age.
Other causes of facial paralysis should be ruled out whenever facial paralysis or weakness occurs.
Dr. John Hoffmann
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