Lower motor neuron facial palsy in a postnatal mother with COVID-19

Vignesh Kumar, Priyanka Narayanan, Seema Shetty, Afsal P. Mohammed

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COVID-19 is caused by the novel SARS-CoV-2 and is a potentially fatal disease that is of great global public health concern. In addition to respiratory symptoms, neurological manifestations have been associated with COVID-19. This is attributed to the neurotropic nature of coronaviruses. The authors present a case of Bell's palsy associated with COVID-19 in a term primigravida.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere240267
JournalBMJ Case Reports
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-03-2021

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  • Medicine(all)


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