Use of a botulinum toxin A in dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery

Abstract

Botulinum toxin (BT) was the first toxin to be used in the history of human medicine. Among the eight known serotypes of this toxin, those currently used in medicine are types A and B. This review article mainly discusses BT type A (BTA) because it is usually used in dentistry including dental anesthesiology and oral and maxillofacial surgery. BTA has been… (More)
DOI: 10.17245/jdapm.2016.16.3.151

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