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My husband has bells palsy. cannot eat or talk without

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My husband has bells...

My husband has bells palsy. cannot eat or talk without holding his lip up,canno shut his eye while sleeping or awake

Doctor's Assistant: When was the last time you had your eyes checked? In general, how has your vision been lately?

Under Doctors care but they do not do anything

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Takes one blood pressure pill every day and under control

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Eye
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 11 months ago
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 11 months ago

Did they give him steroids?

how long has he had it?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
As far as I know no.
7 months
Eye Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 11 months ago

Ok. This is not going to heal

I'm sorry

He is getting back all he has gotten

how old is he?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
eye check is fine and the eye affected has the best sight
He is 73 years old
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
do you recommend surgery
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
what do you mean he has gotten
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
guess you mean medicine is not an exact science
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
wish you would give me some hope
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Need information
Eye Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 11 months ago
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your husband should see a neurology doctor

he should get an MRI scan of the brain and orbits

has he had a brain MRI scan yet?

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