Local injection therapy in 107 patients with myofascial pain syndrome of the head and neck.

@article{Tschopp1996LocalIT,
  title={Local injection therapy in 107 patients with myofascial pain syndrome of the head and neck.},
  author={Kurt Peter Tschopp and Ch. Gysin},
  journal={ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties},
  year={1996},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={306-10}
}
Myofascial pain syndrome of the head and neck is a frequent cause of facial pain and is characterized by tender trigger points. In a double-blind study of 107 patients, local injection therapy using one of three solutions was applied at the trigger points by intracutaneous injection of 0.3 ml solution followed by deep infiltration of the site. Results using… CONTINUE READING