Parallel reduction in the prevalence of Bell's palsy, idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss and viral infection diseases during the COVID-19 pandemic

Estela Patapnyan, Ohad Ronen

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e8-e9
JournalJournal of Infection
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2023

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Funding Information:
We wish to thank Mrs. Orly Yakir and Rania Fares for the statistical analysis and Dr. Marshall Deltoff for editorial assistance. The article was written as part of the requirements of the Azrieli Faculty of Medicine, Bar-Ilan University, Safed, Israel, for an MD degree of E.P.


  • Bell's palsy
  • COVID-19
  • Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss
  • quarantine
  • viral infection

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