Muscle Selection for Focal Limb Dystonia
AbstractSelection of muscles for botulinum toxin injection for limb dystonia is particularly challenging. Limb dystonias vary more widely in the pattern of dystonic movement and involved muscles than cervical dystonia or blepharospasm. The large variation in how healthy individuals perform skilled hand movements, the large number of muscles in the hand and forearm, and the presence of compensatory actions in patients with dystonia add to the complexity of choosing muscles for injection. In this article, we discuss approaches to selecting upper and lower extremity muscles for chemodenervation treatment of limb dystonia. View Full-Text
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Karp, B.I.; Alter, K. Muscle Selection for Focal Limb Dystonia. Toxins 2018, 10, 20.
Karp BI, Alter K. Muscle Selection for Focal Limb Dystonia. Toxins. 2018; 10(1):20.Chicago/Turabian Style
Karp, Barbara I.; Alter, Katharine. 2018. "Muscle Selection for Focal Limb Dystonia." Toxins 10, no. 1: 20.
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