Mask-Like Facies | Parkinson's Exam - MedSchool
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Parkinson's Exam
 

Mask-Like Facies

 
 

Overview

  • The mask-like facies seen in Parkinsonism is also referred to as hypomimia, and occurs as a manifestation of bradykinesia and hypokinesia.
    • Look For

    • An expressionless face (like the person is wearing a mask)
    • Reduced blinking
    • Drooling
Last updated on April 19th, 2019
 
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