It is believed that hemifacial spasm occurs when a blood vessel presses on the facial nerve that supplies the muscles to that side of the face.
- Q What muscle or movement control problems are common after a stroke?
- Q Do strokes cause permanent brain damage?
- Q What kind of disabilities can occur after a stroke?
- Q What are the effects of having a stroke?
- Q What should I do if I am feeling depressed after a stroke?
- Q Can life-threatening conditions result from a stroke