Positron emission tomography scanning in essential blepharospasm.


PURPOSE To localize in the brain using positron emission tomography neuroimaging with (18)fluorodeoxyglucose [PET ((18)FDG)] differences in glucose metabolism between patients with essential blepharospasm (EB) and controls. DESIGN Prospective case-control study. METHODS Positron emission tomography neuroimaging with (18)fluorodeoxyglucose was performed… (More)


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@article{Kerrison2003PositronET, title={Positron emission tomography scanning in essential blepharospasm.}, author={John B Kerrison and Jack L. Lancaster and Frank E Zamarripa and Londe A. Richardson and John Morrison and David E E Holck and Kurt W Andreason and Sean M Blaydon and Peter T. Fox}, journal={American journal of ophthalmology}, year={2003}, volume={136 5}, pages={846-52} }