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« on: 17 September, 2008, 08:55:19 am »

Bells Palsy is a condition which causes facial paralysis, usually on one side of the face, but in 1% of cases bilaterally. The 7th cranial nerve suffers an injury and becomes inflamed and compressed, this weakens the facial muscles and causes temporary paralysis.
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