Hemifacial spasm

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
MRI

This patient suffered from left Hemifacial spasm. Note the left vertebral artery contacting the facial nerve at the nerve root entry zone, making it the likely culprit. 

Case Discussion

This patient suffered from left Hemifacial spasm. Note the left vertebral artery contacting the facial nerve at the nerve root entry zone, making it the likely culprit. 

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Case information

rID: 2617
Case created: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 8th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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