Caída facial

La caída facial puede ser causada por un trastorno como la parálisis de Bell. Este trastorno es una mononeuropatía (que compromete un solo nervio) que daña el séptimo nervio craneal (facial). El nervio facial controla el movimiento de los músculos de la cara.

Caída facial

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Last reviewed 1/5/2013 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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