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129 Possible Causes for Bell's Phenomenon

  • Bell's Palsy

    The eye may roll upward on attempted eye closure (Bell's phenomenon) Supplemental material on the site DVD : Movie of Bell's phenomenon -- in the first half, looking at the[dizziness-and-balance.com] A case of oculostapedial synkinesis occurring after Bell's palsy is described. This rare phenomenon has not previously been reported following Bell's palsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The phenomenon of the "late recovered" Bell's palsy has the following specific features and has not formerly been described: (1) tightening of the facial muscles, with a deepening[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Blepharoptosis

    The Bell's phenomenon reverted to normal in all three cases within 2 weeks and there were no corneal complications.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The amount of levator resection was calculated considering the residual eyelid motility and Bell's phenomenon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Because of the risk of worsening of lagophthalmos and exposure keratitis due to an associated poor Bell phenomenon or weak orbicularis function, surgical treatment of the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Exposure Keratitis

    The Bell's phenomenon was absent in both eyes but the corneal sensation was intact (Figure 4). Figure 1.[sarawakeyecare.com] Conclusions : Patients with facial nerve palsy and simultanous trigeminal palsy and/or abducens nerve palsy or an abnormal Bell's phenomenon are at risk to develope a severe[dog.org] However, not all sleeping patients exhibit Bell’s phenomenon, with one study citing only 42% of 234 patients as having a positive Bell’s during sleep. [13] Certain medications[eyewiki.aao.org]

  • Raynaud Phenomenon

    Reference: (1) Goundry B, Bell L, Langtree M, Moorthy A. Diagnosis and management of Raynaud's phenomenon. BMJ. 2012;344:e289 (2) Herrick AL.[gpnotebook.co.uk] Diagnosis and management of Raynaud’s phenomenon Clinical Review BMJ 2012 ; 344 doi: (Published 07 February 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e289 Beth Goundry , foundation[bmj.com] The disease may occur as primary (idiopathic) Raynaud's phenomenon - which comprises the majority of cases (around 90%) secondary Raynaud's phenomenon - due to some underlying[gpnotebook.co.uk]

  • Congenital Ptosis

    METHODS: The study involved 15 patients (23 eyes) with poor Bell's phenomenon (group 1) and 21 patients (33 eyes) with intact Bell's phenomenon (group 2) who underwent frontalis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Poor Bell phenomenon (limited elevation of the eye), reduced corneal sensitivity, or poor tear production can produce exposure keratopathy.[emedicine.medscape.com] Lacrimal secretory function, Bell's phenomenon, strabismus, visual acuity, synkinetic jaw winking and the general status of the patient need to be evaluated in the work up[healio.com]

  • Raynaud's Disease

    Clinical manifestations and diagnosis of the Raynaud phenomenon [Internet]. 2012 [citado 2014 septiembre 15]. Disponible en: . Goundry B, Bell L, Langtree M, Moorthy A.[revistas.unal.edu.co] Merkel P, Herlyn K, Martin R, Anderson J, Mayes M, Bell P, et al. Measuring disease activity and functional status in patients with scleroderma and Raynaud's phenomenon.[revistas.unal.edu.co] Diagnosis and management of Raynaud's phenomenon. BMJ. 2012;344:e289. Herrick A, Cutolo M.[revistas.unal.edu.co]

  • Herpes Zoster Oticus

    Bell's phenomenon was present on left side [ Figure 1 ].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Photograph showing the presence of Bell's phenomenon and obliteration of nasolabial fold on left side Photograph while full smiling Photograph showing crusted eruptions on[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ectropion

    Treatment Options for Paralytic Ectropion • Lubrication with tear substitutes • Botulinum toxin injection • Temporary tarsorrhaphy in patients with poor Bell’s phenomenon[slideshare.net]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Cases of meningo-encephalitis, cranial neuritis (especially Bell’s palsy) and motor radiculo-neuropathies have also been reported.[chronicfatiguesyndrome.net.au] Category 4: Heavy Metal toxicity Heavy metal accumulation is a common (not uncommon) phenomenon. Your hair colouring contains lead. Your deodorant contains aluminium.[chronicfatiguesyndrome.net.au]

  • Congenital Upper Palpebral Retraction

    All complications of blepharoptosis were noted in form of cosmetic appearance, under correction, lid fold, and bell's phenomenon, synkinetic movement, lid lag, lagophthalmos[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] In conclusion, this unusual case illustrates the necessity for a careful assessment of ocular motility and the Bell's phenomenon in every case of congenital ptosis prior to[meajo.org] Several examinations over the first 2 years consistently showed 2 to 3 mm of left upper eyelid retraction, a poor Bells phenomenon, and fluorescein staining of the inferior[healio.com]

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