Bell's palsy

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noun \ˈbelz-\

Definition of Bell's palsy

  1. :  paralysis of the facial nerve producing distortion on one side of the face

Origin and Etymology of bell's palsy

Sir Charles Bell †1842 Scottish anatomist


First Known Use: circa 1845


Medical Dictionary

Bell's palsy

noun

Medical Definition of Bell's palsy

  1. :  paralysis of the facial nerve producing distortion on one side of the face


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