When is electrodiagnostic testing not recommended in Bell palsy (idiopathic facial paralysis) (IFP)?

Updated: Jun 14, 2019
  • Author: Danette C Taylor, DO, MS, FACN; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Electrodiagnostic testing is not recommended in patients with incomplete facial paralysis; however, it may be offered to those patients with complete facial paralysis. [1]


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