Hemifacial spasm: results of treatment with low dose botulinum toxin injection.

@article{Suputtitada2004HemifacialSR,
  title={Hemifacial spasm: results of treatment with low dose botulinum toxin injection.},
  author={Areerat Suputtitada and Kammant Phanthumchinda and Chaichon Locharernkul and Nijasri C. Suwanwela},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2004},
  volume={87 10},
  pages={1205-11}
}
BACKGROUND Hemifacial Sapsm (HFS) is a common movement disorder in Thailand. Botulinum toxin type A (BTA) is an effective and safe treatment for this condition. The success of BTA treatment depends on the experience of the clinician. OBJECTIVE To study the demographic data, efficacy and safety of low dose BTA injection in HFS patients. SETTING The… CONTINUE READING