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Woman experiencing facial palsy (MODEL) pointing to her chin.

What Is Synkinesis? Understanding Possible Treatment Approaches

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Following a period of temporary facial paralysis, many men and women may find that the affected facial nerves have recovered, but lingering asymmetry and involuntary muscle movements may persist. This condition, known as synkinesis, results from a miscommunication between the facial muscles and nerves. What is synkinesis? If you or a loved one are facing …

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