hemifacial

hemifacial

 [hem″e-fa´sh´l]
affecting one side of the face.

hem·i·fa·cial

(hem'ē-fā'shăl),
Pertaining to one side of the face.

hem·i·fa·cial

(hem'ē-fā'shăl)
Pertaining to one side of the face.
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[USPRwire, Tue Jul 30 2019] Facial spasm or hemifacial spasm is frequent involuntary contraction of facial muscles on one side of face.
Summary: Facial spasm or hemifacial spasm is frequent involuntary contraction of facial muscles on one side of face.
The differential diagnosis of our case of progressive hemifacial atrophy includes other forms of juvenile localized scleroderma, Barraquer-Simons syndrome, congenital hemiatrophy, and primary hemifacial hypertrophy.
BTX-A has been widely used for treating a variety of neuromuscular disorders, such as strabismus, blephorospasm, hemifacial spasm and torticollis, migraine, hyperhidrosis, esophageal achalasia, bruxism and masseter muscle hypertrophy (MMH).
Other syndromes that can present microdontia are: Down syndrome, hemifacial microsomia and hereditary anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (Sanz Coarasa etal., 2012).
If contraction affects one side of the face, hemifacial spasm should be considered as diagnosis but it should be noted that BEB rarely presents unilateral initially.
Endoscopically assisted minimally invasive microvascular decompression of hemifacial spasm.
Tissue-engineered oral mucosa for mucosal reconstruction in a pediatric patient with hemifacial microsomia and ankyloglossia.