Bells Palsy due to preeclampsia

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Re : Bells Palsy due to preeclampsia

Postby expert on call » Tue Sep 14, 2004 08:14 am

I am unaware of any association of Bell’s palsy and preeclampsia. The disease, described by Charles Bell a few centuries ago, is believed to be either viral or an inflammatory reaction involving the facial nerve. It is seen often enough to occasionally coexist with preeclampsia.

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Bells Palsy due to preeclampsia

Postby donna clements » Thu Aug 19, 2004 08:32 am

Could preeclampsia cause patient to suffer Bells Palsy 2-3 days prior to delivery?

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