David Likosky, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

David Likosky

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Bell's palsy (idiopathic facial paralysis)

I. What every physician needs to know. Bell’s palsy, also known as idiopathic facial paralysis, is a common condition, which may have permanent sequelae. Key to management is pattern recognition, which is largely dependent on the physical exam and differentiation from acute stroke. Treatment within a short period of time from onset has a significant…

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