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Old 04-02-2005, 12:16 PM   #1
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Bells Palsy / Herpes?

I Had a ear ache for about 3 days so i decided to go to the ER. Through the whole waiting period i developed Paralasis on the the whole left side of my face. The Hospital Did a blood test thinking i had limes disease. The blood work came back Neg. But When a Blood test is done is everything checked like HErpes Etc??? So anyway i went to a nuerologist and he said i dont have herpes or LImes....Said it was caused by a virus that enflamed my nerve near my ear causing a ear ache followed by the bells pasly. SOmething is still freaking me out though thinkin i have herpe. I havent had any breakouts in the genital area or anyhting. My aunt also had the same thing happen to her so im hoping its just that and nothing major

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Old 04-02-2005, 02:03 PM   #2
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Re: Bells Palsy / Herpes?

hmm.. never heard of anything like that happen.. starting in the ear i mean..

Old 04-02-2005, 10:13 PM   #3
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Re: Bells Palsy / Herpes?

Can't say I've ever heard of any association between Bell's Palsy and Herpes. As for your other question, I highly doubt that when the hospital did the blood test that they checked for HSV. Heck it's not even checked for during a normal STD screening unless you specificially ask, let alone something like Bell's which it's not normally associated with.

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