Bergara-Wartenberg sign

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Bergara-Wartenberg sign

An obsolete term that once dignified the attentuated vibratory movement felt on the affected side when the eyeballs are compressed in patients with facial paralysis.
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Nearly 60% of our patient presented with Wartenberg phenomenon, >85% of our patients suffered from cold intolerance/paraesthesia and nearly 22% said they are disturbed by it.