[Treatment of sialorrhoea in neurological diseases with trans-dermic injections of botulinum toxin type A in the parotid glands].

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INTRODUCTION Sialorrhoea is a disabling problem in many patients affected by neurological disorders. Anticholinergic drugs often produce side effects in these patients. Botulinum toxin A (TBA) blocks liberation of acetil-choline in motor and autonomic nerve terminals. METHODS We report preliminary data about three patients, affected by motor neuron… (More)

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