Scientific article

Facial palsy in individuals with thalidomide embryopathy: frequency and characteristics

Published inJournal of laryngology and otology, vol. 126, no. 9, p. 902-906
Publication date2012

Earlier studies have shown that individuals with thalidomide embryopathy can have skeletal deformities, ear and eye aberrations, and facial palsy. This study aimed to survey the frequency and characteristics of facial palsy in this group of individuals.

  • Abnormalities, Drug-Induced/epidemiology
  • Adult
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Facial Expression
  • Facial Paralysis/congenital/epidemiology/physiopathology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lip/physiopathology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Sweden
  • Teratogens/toxicity
  • Thalidomide/adverse effects
Citation (ISO format)
SJÖGREEN, L, KILIARIDIS, Stavros. Facial palsy in individuals with thalidomide embryopathy: frequency and characteristics. In: Journal of laryngology and otology, 2012, vol. 126, n° 9, p. 902–906. doi: 10.1017/S0022215112001429
ISSN of the journal0022-2151

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