Reply To: Facial Paralysis

September 14, 2012 at 11:42 pm

Weakness of facial muscles occurs in about 50% of GBS cases, according to Parry and Steinberg. Recovery varies, as with GBS generally, and P&S do not discuss this.

The plastic surgery idea sounds goofy to me. I’d say the neuro got it from the Batman movie (Jack Nicholson as The Joker).