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Platysma sign in high cervical lesion
  1. Y Ogawa,
  2. R Sakakibara
  1. Department of Neurology, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
  1. Correspondence to:
 Ryuji Sakakibara
 Department of Neurology Chiba University, 1-8-1 Inohana Chuo-ku, Chiba 260-8670 Japan;

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Platysma weakness has been acknowledged as a sign of central hemiparesis, particularly when facial paresis is not obvious. A 71 year old man—who had no history of Bell’s palsy or …

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