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Hemifacial spasm

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Description of Hemifacial spasm

Hemifacial spasm (medical condition): Repeated spasms of the face muscles....more »

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Hemifacial spasm: Recurrent clonic contraction of facial muscles, restricted to one side. It may occur as a manifestation of compressive lesions involving the seventh cranial nerve (FACIAL NERVE DISEASES), during recovery from BELL PALSY, or in association with other disorders. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1378)
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Hemifacial spasm: Recurrent clonic contraction of facial muscles, restricted to one side. It may occur as a manifestation of compressive lesions involving the seventh cranial nerve (FACIAL NERVE DISEASES), during recovery from BELL PALSY, or in association with other disorders. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1378).
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Hemifacial spasm as a Disease

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Hemifacial spasm is a neuromuscular disorder characterized by frequent involuntary contractions of the... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Hemifacial Spasm Information Page: NINDS)

Hemifacial spasm is a neuromuscular disorder characterized by frequent involuntary contractions of the... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Hemifacial Spasm Information Page: NINDS)

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Hemifacial spasm as a Symptom

Hemifacial spasm (symptom): Hemifacial spasm is the twitching of the muscles on one side...more »

Hemifacial spasm (symptom): Hemifacial spasm is a neuromuscular disorder characterized by frequent involuntary contractions of the muscles on one side... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Hemifacial Spasm Information Page: NINDS)

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