Botulinum toxin A injection of salivary glands in children with drooling and chronic aspiration.

@article{Pea2009BotulinumTA,
  title={Botulinum toxin A injection of salivary glands in children with drooling and chronic aspiration.},
  author={Andres H Pe{\~n}a and Anne Marie Cahill and Leonardo Gonz{\'a}lez and Kevin M. Baskin and Heakyung Kim and Richard B. Towbin},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={368-73}
}
PURPOSE To review outcomes of ultrasound (US)-guided percutaneous submandibular gland injection of botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) in the treatment of drooling and chronic aspiration. MATERIALS AND METHODS A 3-year retrospective review was performed of 220 US-guided salivary gland injections in 36 patients. There were 21 male patients and 15 female patients with an age range of 1.4 to 19.8 years (mean, 8.6 y) and a weight range of 7.8 to 73 kg (mean, 24.4 kg). The mean pretreatment analysis period… CONTINUE READING
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