Bell’s palsy can be treated quickly

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However, the research trials give conflicting results about this. However, it increases the chance of full recovery compared to no treatment. Sunday I played an Ab and F’s and G’s are easier, but I am still weak endurance wise with air still leaking after playing relatively long passages. For some, however, the symptoms may last longer. At Austin Oculofacial Plastics, Dr. I was diagnosed with Bell’s Palsy a few weeks ago.

Some patients benefit from physical therapy to stimulate the nerve and help maintain muscle tone. Look into other alternative therapies. Numbness in the affected side of your face. I was wondering if anyone already had this information. Analgesics such as aspirin, acetaminophen, or ibuprofen may relieve pain. This carries a negligible risk for HIV transmission.

Severe cases with greater nerve compression and damage lead to more symptoms and a longer recovery. Weakness of the facewhich is usually one-sided. Bacterial causes such as Lyme disease or following a middle ear infection Traumatic injury such as fractures to the brain, skull or face. It is only recently, since doing our own research and speaking to other people on a Facebook support group, that I have heard of various options which could possibly help her, and I felt incredibly relieved. Taste sensations at the front 2/3 of the tongue and sensations at the outer ear are transmitted by the 7th nerve. The inflammation may squash (compress) the nerve as it passes through the skull.

Because of this, these people are highly prone to external factors like bacterial or viral pathogens or emotional or physical stress. Physical therapy Paralyzed muscles can shrink and shorten, causing permanent contractures. In any case, I would suggest using SPF on your lips any time you go out into the sun. Sudden weakness or paralysis on one side of your face that causes it to droop. I needed to do an Echogram (ECG) and a Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI) of the brain and cerebral spine to confirm the initial diagnosis. The exact causes of Bell’s Palsy with pregnancy are unknown but have been linked to the herpes simplex virus (cold sores and mononucleosis for example), excessive swelling and fluid retention during pregnancy, hypertension, or Lyme disease.

At the same time, we need to remember that some of these symptoms may actually be symptoms of migraine and not Bell’s Palsy at all. Although Bell’s palsyis not life-threatening, it can present symptoms similar to truly serious conditions, such as a stroke, ruptured aneurysm, or tumors. Irrespective of the cause it is a distressing condition. This in turn can lead to other issues, such as drooling or irritation of the eye, pain by the ear, and inability to taste. These messages may tell an eyelid to close, one side of the mouth to smile or frown, or salivary glands to make spit. Dr.

This nerve is called the facial nerve (the seventh of the twelve nerves that supply the face and neck regions). This condition comes on suddenly, often overnight, and usually gets better on its own within a few weeks. Exactly what causes this damage, however, is unknown. Bell’s palsy is a form of temporary facial paralysis resulting from damage or trauma to one of the facial nerves. Dear Dr. Bell’s palsy is a paralysis or weakness of the muscles on one side of your face.

Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. Possible cause for Bell’s Palsy Found (again)Posted by Winston Levit on 6 Mar 2012 at 8:29 am I came down with Bell’s Palsy about two weeks ago.