Frey syndrome treatment with botulinum toxin.

  title={Frey syndrome treatment with botulinum toxin.},
  author={Pavel Dulguerov and D Quinodoz and G Cosendai and P Piletta and W Lehmann},
  journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery},
  volume={122 6},
  • Pavel Dulguerov, D Quinodoz, +2 authors W Lehmann
  • Published 2000 in
    Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official…
The goal of this work is to present our results of the intradermic infiltration with botulinum toxin in patients with Frey syndrome. Sixteen hemifaces in 15 patients were studied. Gustatory stimulation was evoked by sucking on a slice of lemon while measurements were done on both hemifaces, with the normal side being used as a control. Skin temperature and color (erythema) were measured with a digital surface thermometer and a skin chromameter, respectively. Sweat quantity and surface were… CONTINUE READING