When subcutaneous atrophy on the unilateral face is present with unaffected overlaying skin, this is known as the Parry-Romberg syndrome or progressive hemifacial
In high-risk port-wine stain phenotypes --forehead, hemifacial
, and median--early referral to a pediatric neurologist is the best way to enable early symptom recognition of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS), according to results of a literature review.
For several years, she has also been suffering from hemifacial
spasm on the left side and was treated with botulin toxin with good clinical effect; the last application was 5 months before.
Less common diseases (only single patient) were rheumatic heart disease, sick sinus syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus, hemifacial
spasm, multiple sclerosis, bipolar disorder, leukopenia, anemia, adenomyosis, eczema, psoriasis, chronic urticaria, sigmoid-colon cancer, infiltrating ductal carcinoma, and acquired immune deficiency syndrome [Table 1].
Dramatic response to topical timolol lotion of a large hemifacial
infantile haemangioma associated with PHACE syndrome.
Varon de 35 anos con antecedentes de traumatismo maxilomalar, mandibular izquierdo y craneoencefalico severo, estado de coma secundario por choque automovilistico, con recuperacion, pero con secuelas de diplopia, dolor intermitente hemifacial
izquierdo y sindrome depresivo, accidente que sufrio nueve anos antes, y en su primera valoracion (25/02/2014), presento aumento de volumen mandibular izquierdo, firme, con parestesia mandibular y limitacion del movimiento, acompanado de dolor irradiado a region temporal y vertigo persistente de tres semanas de evolucion.
These studies have been evaluated in many diseases, such as trigeminal and facial nerve lesions, polyneuropathy, hemifacial
spasm, brainstem lesions, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis, so far (16,17,18,19,20).
Current therapeutic indications, doses, complications and contraindications of BoNT use in the following disorders related to ophthalmology were investigated: aesthetic use, strabismus, blepharospasm, hemifacial
spasm, eyelid retraction, entropion, lacrimal hypersecretion syndrome, and facial paralysis.
Goldenhar syndrome (also known as oculoauriculo vertebral dysplasia and hemifacial
microsomia) is a rare congenital disorder which manifests as ocular, auricular, dental, vertebral and systemic abnormalities.
En primer lugar, la microsomia hemifacial
es causada por factores geneticos.
Dentino KM, Valstar A, Padwa BL Cleft characteristics and treatment outcomes in hemifacial
microsomia compared to non-syndromic cleft lip/palate.
microsomia and hemimandibular hypoplasia with condylar-coronoid collapse: Diagnostic and prognostic differences.