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Blepharospasm

Known as: Blepharospasms, twitch eyelid, Eyelid twitching 
Excessive winking; tonic or clonic spasm of the orbicularis oculi muscle.
National Institutes of Health

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2017
Highly Cited
2017
The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) presents a revised operational classification of seizure types. The purpose of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Summary.NT 201 is a new development of Botulinum Toxin Type A free of complexing proteins. In this double-blind Phase III trial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Absence of functional FMRP causes Fragile X syndrome. Abnormalities in synaptic processes in the cerebral cortex and hippocampus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a ubiquitous environmental bacterium capable of forming biofilms on surfaces as a survival strategy. It… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Polyphosphate kinase (PPK), encoded by the ppk gene, is the principal enzyme in many bacteria for the synthesis of inorganic… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Crystalline botulinum toxin type A was licensed in December 1989 by the Food and Drug Administration for treatment of certain… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Thirty-nine patients with blepharospasm were treated with injections of botulinum A toxin into the lid and brow. The maximum… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The pathophysiology of reflexes mediated by the fifth and seventh cranial nerves has been studied in 16 patients with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We evaluated prospectively 100 patients, the largest reported series, with blepharospasm and orofacial‐cervical dystonia, or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
We have developed a procedure that is particularly useful for (1) paralytic or senile upper and lower eyelid laxity, (2) lateral… Expand
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