Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders with Botulinum Toxin

@article{Schwartz2002TreatmentOT,
  title={Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders with Botulinum Toxin},
  author={Marvin Schwartz and Brian J. Freund},
  journal={The Clinical Journal of Pain},
  year={2002},
  volume={18},
  pages={S198–S203}
}
Abstract: Temporomandibular disorder (TMD) is a collective term used to characterize a heterogeneous group of conditions involving the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and its contiguous tissues. Although the pathologies behind TMDs have not been completely explained, the symptoms associated with these disorders are similar and are most commonly manifest as pain in the orofacial region. In preliminary studies, botulinum toxin has been used successfully to treat various pain syndromes, including… 
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