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Risk Factors of Meadows et al for Corneal Damage in a Patient with Facial Nerve Palsy

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Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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A patient with facial nerve palsy may be at risk for corneal damage which can result in significant visual impairment and even loss of sight in the affected eye. Meadows et al identified risk factors for significant corneal damage in these patients. The authors are from Southampton Eye Unit in the United Kingdom.

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