What is Herpes Zoster Oticus ( Ramsey Hunt Syndrome)

September 3, 2018

Ramsay Hunt syndrome is regarded as an acute peripheral facial neuropathy linked with the erythematous vesicular rash of the skin of the ear canal, mucous membrane of the oropharynx. And auricle (also termed herpes zoster oticus). This syndrome is also understood as geniculate neuralgia or nervus intermedius neuralgia. Ramsay Hunt syndrome can also happen in the absence of a skin rash, a condition known as zoster sine herpete. Ramsay Hunt…


Understanding Bell’s Palsy: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

La paralisi di Bell è una paralisi o debolezza dei muscoli su un lato del viso. C'è un danno al nervo facciale che controlla i muscoli sul lato del viso che fa piegare il viso a quel lato
August 3, 2016

Bell’s Palsy is a paralysis or weakness of the muscles one side of the face. There is Damage to the facial nerve that controls the muscles on the side of the face causing that side the face to droop. The Nerve damage can also affect the sense of taste and produce tears as well as saliva to come uncontrolled. This condition occurs overnight and usually gets better over time, within…