Quiz: Bell Palsy
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Bell palsy is sudden weakness or paralysis of the muscles on one side of the face due to malfunction of the seventh cranial nerve. This nerve moves facial muscles, stimulates salivary and tear glands, detects tastes, and controls a muscle involved in hearing. Which of the following is often the first symptom of Bell palsy?

  • A.

    Numbness of the lips

  • B.

    Pain behind one ear

  • C.

    Sudden sour taste in the mouth

  • D.

    Tingling sensation around the nose

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