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.
Los diagnosticos diferenciales incluyen microsomia hemifacial (sindrome del primer y segundo arcos branquiales) y sus variantes, sindrome Goldenhar, aunque cabe recalcar que estas son patologias congenitas y esencialmente no progresivas.
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.
ej., factores de crecimiento similares a la insulina [IGF] (2), malformaciones congenitas, microsomia hemifacial, atrofia hemifacial), factores ambientales (trauma prenatal y postnatal, infecciones, deficiencias en el aporte sanguineo e hipervascularizacion, asi como trastornos neurotroficos), factores funcionales (interferencias oclusales y habitos), factores hormonales (problemas endocrinos y factores de crecimiento), factores neoplasicos (osteoma, osteocondroma y condroma), factores geneticos, traumatismo y artrosis (3).
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.
Lot one - botulinum toxin (doe) type a in blepharospasm, spasmodic torticollis, hemifacial spasm, spasticity of the arm and leg in patients who have suffered a stroke in adults; and in the spasticity associated with the dynamic deformity of the equine foot in children with cerebral palsy not bedridden, of 2 or more years of age.
Por ello, la compresion de nervios craneales por estructuras vasculares causa trastornos de los pares, de tal forma que si se comprime el nervio facial se presentara espasmo hemifacial; si se comprimen los troncos de los nervios auditivos y vestibulares podria originar perdida de audicion neurosensorial, acufenos y vertigo (8, 9).
Tissue-engineered oral mucosa for mucosal reconstruction in a pediatric patient with hemifacial microsomia and ankyloglossia.