Parkinson's Exam
 

Mask-Like Facies

 
 
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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
 
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