Institute of Ophthalmology-Clínica Girona (IOC) 
Juli Garreta, 13 2on pis · 17002 Girona
CIF B17356932
  Girona Mercantile Register
Volume 1198
Book 0
Page 57
Sheet 8
Folder GI-10123
Entry 5
 

Diseases

Facial Palsy

Definition: Bell's palsy is the most common facial neuropathy. It is manifested by the difficulty of occluding - close the eye (lagophtalmia). It can produce keratopathy, loss of vision.
 
Treatments:
  1. Topical artificial tears at regular intervals day and night with ointment.
  2. Occlusion especially at night, to keep the wet field.
  3. Tarsorrhaphy (23)
  4. Botulinum Toxin (51)
  5. Placing gold pieces on the upper eyelid