Fast Five Quiz: Bell Palsy and Other Facial Paralysis

Helmi L. Lutsep, MD


February 27, 2020

Speech, mastication, and expression of moods and emotions are based on the ability to move facial musculature, so identifying and treating the cause of facial nerve paralysis is a vital concern. The more commonly recognized etiologies of facial paralysis include Bell palsy, Lyme disease, Ramsay Hunt syndrome, and stroke. Are you familiar with important symptoms and findings associated with facial paralysis, as well as key treatment recommendations? Test and refresh your knowledge with this short quiz.


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