Facial paralysis

0007209

Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0007209

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0007209

Statistics

Case Control
3081 457113

Phenotype Definition

Complete loss of ability to move facial muscles innervated by the facial nerve (i.e., the seventh cranial nerve). [HPO:probinson]

Phenotype Comment

Facial paralysis can be caused by compression of the facial nerve.The main difference between facial paralysis and Palsy is cause for the paralysis can be identified, be it a tumor, infection, or nerve damage. Facial paralysis, in most cases, also appears more permanent than Bell's Palsy, with cases lasting for years to life if a patient doesn't seek treatment.


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Associated Diseases

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