"Facial Nerve Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Diseases of the facial nerve or nuclei. Pontine disorders may affect the facial nuclei or nerve fascicle. The nerve may be involved intracranially, along its course through the petrous portion of the temporal bone, or along its extracranial course. Clinical manifestations include facial muscle weakness, loss of taste from the anterior tongue, hyperacusis, and decreased lacrimation.
|Facial Nerve Diseases
- Facial Nerve Diseases
- Disease, Facial Nerve
- Diseases, Facial Nerve
- Facial Nerve Disease
- Seventh Cranial Nerve Diseases
- Facial Neuropathy
- Facial Neuropathies
- Neuropathies, Facial
- Neuropathy, Facial
- Facial Nerve Disorders
- Disorder, Facial Nerve
- Disorders, Facial Nerve
- Facial Nerve Disorder
- Cranial Nerve VII Diseases
- Cranial Nerve VII Disorders
- Facial Myokymia
- Facial Myokymias
- Myokymia, Facial
- Myokymias, Facial
- Geniculate Ganglionitis
- Ganglionitides, Geniculate
- Ganglionitis, Geniculate
- Geniculate Ganglionitides
- Facial Neuritis
- Facial Neuritides
- Neuritides, Facial
- Neuritis, Facial
Familial Facial Neuropathy
- Familial Facial Neuropathy
- Facial Neuropathies, Familial
- Facial Neuropathy, Familial
- Familial Facial Neuropathies
- Neuropathies, Familial Facial
- Neuropathy, Familial Facial
Acquired Facial Neuropathy
- Acquired Facial Neuropathy
- Acquired Facial Neuropathies
- Facial Neuropathies, Acquired
- Facial Neuropathy, Acquired
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Facial Nerve Diseases" by people in Profiles.
Facial reanimation procedures depicted on radiologic imaging. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Sep; 35(9):1662-6.
Phenotype of CD4+ T cell subsets that develop following mouse facial nerve axotomy. Brain Behav Immun. 2008 May; 22(4):528-37.
Facial nerve neuritis secondary to ultraviolet radiation. Vet Hum Toxicol. 2003 Aug; 45(4):217-8.