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Botulinum toxin.
The National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference on Clinical Use of Botulinum Toxin brought together neurologists, ophthalmologists, otolaryngologists, speech pathologists, andExpand
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Focal cortical dysplasias: surgical outcome in 67 patients in relation to histological subtypes and dual pathology.
The purpose of this study was to assess whether the histological subtype of focal cortical dysplasia and dual pathology affect surgical outcome in patients with medically intractable epilepsy due toExpand
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Clinical, neuroradiological and genetic findings in pontocerebellar hypoplasia.
Pontocerebellar hypoplasia is a group of autosomal recessive neurodegenerative disorders with prenatal onset. The common characteristics are cerebellar hypoplasia with variable atrophy of theExpand
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Clinical characteristics in focal cortical dysplasia: a retrospective evaluation in a series of 120 patients.
Focal cortical dysplasias (FCDs) are increasingly diagnosed as a cause of symptomatic focal epilepsy in paediatric and adult patients. However, little is known about the clinical characteristics ofExpand
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Oligoclonal bands predict multiple sclerosis in children with optic neuritis
We retrospectively evaluated predictors of conversion to multiple sclerosis (MS) in 357 children with isolated optic neuritis (ON) as a first demyelinating event who had a median follow‐up of 4.0Expand
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Absence of transcallosal inhibition following focal mangnetic stimulation in preschool children
Focal transcranial magnetic stimulation of the hand‐associated motor cortex was used to study normal healthy preschool children (n = 7; mean age, 4.6 years) and adults (n = 7; mean age, 29.4 years)Expand
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Intravenously Administered Immunoglobulin in the Treatment of Childhood Guillain-Barré Syndrome: A Randomized Trial
Objective. To determine the optimal treatment for childhood Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). Methods. We performed a randomized, multicenter study of GBS according to international diagnosticExpand
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Medium‐term functional benefits in children with cerebral palsy treated with botulinum toxin type A: 1‐year follow‐up using gross motor function measure
One of the main goals when treating spasticity is to relieve pain and improve function. Intramuscular injection of botulinum toxin type A (BTX‐A) has gained widespread acceptance in the treatment ofExpand
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Obesity after childhood craniopharyngioma--German multicenter study on pre-operative risk factors and quality of life.
BACKGROUND Craniopharyngiomas are tumorous embryogenic malformations. As the survival rate after craniopharyngioma is high (92 %), prognosis and quality of life (QoL) in survivors mainly depend onExpand
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Clinical presentation and course of childhood Guillain-Barré syndrome: a prospective multicentre study.
Presenting symptoms, clinical course and paraclinical findings in childhood Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) have rarely been investigated prospectively. We performed a multicentre study in GBSExpand
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