Is facial droop ipsilateral or contralateral?

Is facial droop ipsilateral or contralateral?

CVA or cerebrovascular accidents usually cause contralateral paralysis.

Facial droop involving the main nerves that control the cheek muscles, lip and mouth movements, eyelid movements resulting from taking a combination of common prescription medication for diabetes and hypertension is ipsilateral.

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Victor Chen, herbalist, alternative healthcare lecturer, Chinese affairs analyst, retired journalist
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