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Bell's palsy -- have many men had it beside sly stallone?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
5 doctors agree

In brief: Not uncommon

Bell's palsy, although not a frequent illness, occurs sufficiently commonly so that most of us know or are aware of someone who has had it.

In brief: Not uncommon

Bell's palsy, although not a frequent illness, occurs sufficiently commonly so that most of us know or are aware of someone who has had it.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
While Bell's Palsy is an unexplained muscle weakness of the facial muscles (7th CN ), especially if persistent, needs pursuit. Stroke is one concern, my pt last week had a parotid tumor. An oculist may need to attend to the affected eye too.
Dr. John Hoffmann
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Yes

Bell's palsy is a weakness or paralysis of one side of the face.
The exact cause is often unknown but thought many many to be caused by a viral infection. Bell's palsy can affect both men and women. Fortunately, most people with bell's palsy will regain normal facial movement.

In brief: Yes

Bell's palsy is a weakness or paralysis of one side of the face.
The exact cause is often unknown but thought many many to be caused by a viral infection. Bell's palsy can affect both men and women. Fortunately, most people with bell's palsy will regain normal facial movement.
Dr. John Hoffmann
Dr. John Hoffmann
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