A congenital, neurological condition characterized by neurological deficits and palsies of several brain stem cranial nerves, chief among them being the sixth and seventh cranial nerves. It results in mask-like faces, abnormal gazing, and inability to smile or suckle. It may also cause lagophthalmos, horizontal gaze weakness, deafness, and retardation.

Also Known As

  • Congenital Facial Diplegia Syndrome
  • Congenital Oculofacial Paralysis
  • MBS
  • Mobius Syndrome
  • Moebius Sequence
  • Moebius Syndrome