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1

Bell's palsy affects which cranial nerve?

Cranial nerve #7

2

What does the client with Bell's palsy suffer from?

Temporary facial paralysis that affects chewing, eating, and closing the eyes

3

What is the treatment for Bell's Palsy?

Wear eye patch at night
Use artificial tears
Wear glasses to protect the eye
*Steroids to reduce edema and swelling

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