Botulinum toxin A injection into corrugator muscle for frontally localised chronic daily headache or chronic tension-type headache.

@article{Ru2009BotulinumTA,
  title={Botulinum toxin A injection into corrugator muscle for frontally localised chronic daily headache or chronic tension-type headache.},
  author={Jacob Alexander de Ru and Joeri Buwalda},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={2009},
  volume={123 4},
  pages={412-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe our results with botulinum toxin type A injection for headache in carefully selected patients, and to present the rationale behind this therapy. SETTING Tertiary referral centre. PATIENTS AND METHODS This article describes a case series of 10 consecutive patients with frontally localised headache, whose pain worsened when pressure was applied at the orbital rim near the supratrochlear nerve. The patients received a local anaesthetic nerve block with Xylocaine 2 per… CONTINUE READING

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