Treatment of cervical dystonia with botulinum toxins

@inproceedings{Comellaa2006TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of cervical dystonia with botulinum toxins},
  author={C. L. Comellaa and P. D. Thompsonb},
  year={2006}
}
  • C. L. Comellaa, P. D. Thompsonb
  • Published 2006
Keywords: botulinum toxin, cervical dystonia, spasmodic torti-collis Botulinum toxin (BoNT) treatment has been used extensively for the treatment of cervical dystonia. In most studies, there is significant improvement following treatment for head posture and pain. The common side effects following treatment include dysphagia, dry mouth, and neck weakness. There are five brands and two serotypes of BoNT available. The dosing of each serotype and brand differs. Perhaps more importantly, each… CONTINUE READING

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