Bell's Palsy


It is idiopathic, Sudden on set, facial paralysis or paresis.It can occur in any age group, equally common in males and females. It never spreads beyond face.

Treatment:
bullet  Steroids are main part of treatment. Earlier the treatment , better chances of recovery.
bullet  Antiviral Drugs.
bullet  Vitamin B12 Supplements.
bullet  Eye Care to prevent corneal ulcers and Exposure Keratitis


Causes
:
bullet  Idiopathic
bullet  Viral Infection.

Investigation
:
bullet Audiogram
bullet MRL Brain to rule out only intracranial pathology