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.

hemifacial

/hemi·fa·cial/ (-fa´shil) pertaining to or affecting half of the face.

hem·i·fa·cial

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

hemifacial

affecting one side of the face.

hemifacial spasm
hypertonicity of facial muscles may occur with increased irritability of the facial nerve as in otitis media or lesions of the brainstem.
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When subcutaneous atrophy on the unilateral face is present with unaffected overlaying skin, this is known as the Parry-Romberg syndrome or progressive hemifacial atrophy.
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.
True hemifacial microsomia and hemimandibular hypoplasia with condylar-coronoid collapse: Diagnostic and prognostic differences.