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Bell's palsy affects which cranial nerve?

Cranial nerve #7


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

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


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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