botulinum toxin A


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a neurotoxin (trade name Botox) that is used clinically in small quantities to treat strabismus and facial spasms and other neurological disorders characterized by abnormal muscle contractions

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With the consent of the patient and his family regarding potential risks and benefits, we performed botulinum toxin A (Allergen Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of facial asymmetry successfully treated using botulinum toxin A injection, hyaluronic acid dermal filler injection, and a thread-lift procedure.
Botulinum toxin a for the treatment of hyperkinetic wrinkle lines.
Clinical Technique: Botulinum toxin A is kept frozen (2-4[degrees]C) in a vial until it is ready to use.
Randomized controlled trial of botulinum toxin A for chronic myogenous orofacial pain.
Botulinum toxin A prevents fusion of the acetylcholine containing synaptic vesicle with the presynaptic membrane by cleaving the SNAP-25 protein, which prevents the release of acetylcholine (Keller & Neale, 2001).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of botulinum toxin A for overactive bladder due to neurological conditions, such as multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, stroke, and Parkinson's disease (Allergan, 2012; Yukhananov & Berkrot, 2011).
Botulinum toxin A injections were first proposed as headache treatment when it was observed that patients with chronic headaches receiving cosmetic botulinum injections experienced headache improvement, prompting several case series that suggested benefit.
Botulinum toxin A treatment is considered to be effective and safe for frontal hyperhidrosis.
The data on Botulinum toxin A (BTX A) are much more encouraging.
Subcutaneous curettage vs injection of botulinum toxin A for treatment of axillary hyperhidrosis.
Detection of Clostridium botulinum toxin A using a fiber optic-based biosensor.
From 1989 to 2003, there were 217 serious adverse events related to botulinum toxin A, including 28 deaths, according to the FDA
Abu Dhabi: A new technique known as botulinum toxin A injection was used on three children with urinary problems for the first time in the UAE at Shaikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC).