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Facial asymmetry WITHOUT defects » Face P11.3


Facial asymmetry without underlying structural defects. An eye and the mouth corner of the affected side being pulled towards the non-affected one point out to a paralysis or paresis of the facial nerve.


Often but not always it is due to birth trauma and in ICD10 it is coded as P11.3 not in chapter XVII.


5 Photo showing 5 cases with facial asymmetry due to periferic facial palsy.