Medical Definition of Peripheral facial paralysis

1. A condition that involves the facial nerve (VII cranial nerve) and results in the paralysis of one side of the face. Bell's (facial nerve palsy) can be differentiated from a central (stroke) deficit by the inability to raise the eyebrow on the affected side. (27 Sep 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peripheral Facial Paralysis

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peripharyngeal space
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peripheral facial paralysis (current term)
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