Facial paralysis: research and future directions.Uploader: Garg 5 years ago Subscribe 7
Several other idiopathic and inflammatory processes can cause facial paralysis. Magill, Borschel, and Mackinnon. The bony facial canal develops until birth, enclosing the facial nerve in bone throughout its course except at the facial hiatus the site of the geniculate ganglion in the floor of the middle cranial fossa [ 3 , 4 ]. This survey study examines the societal perception of facial deformities and surgical facial reanimation. The increased nerve caliber of this animal model, compared with other currently available models, allows for more reliable manipulation and use in a variety of surgical paradigms that are translationally powerful. Magill, MD ; Amy M.