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ALLMedicine™ Hemifacial Spasm Center

Research & Reviews  370 results

Monitoring cerebellopontine angle and skull base surgeries.
https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819826-1.00016-8
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Fernández-Conejero I, Ulkatan S et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - Cerebellopontine angle (CPA) surgery represents a challenge for neurosurgeons due to the high risk of iatrogenic injury of vital neurological structures. Therefore, important efforts in improving the surgical techniques and intraoperative neurophy...

Efficacy and Safety of 10-Week or Shorter vs 12-Week or Longer Injection Intervals of Botulinum Toxin
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05103202

Jun 30th, 2022 - Our project has the following aims: Aim 1: to determine if any difference exists in safety or efficacy between patients receiving injections of botulinum toxin at 10-week or shorter intervals as compared to patients receiving injections at 12-week...

New Technology: Compound Abnormal Muscle Response During Microvascular Decompression fo...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000008143
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Zhong W, Ying T et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - To discuss effect of intraoperative compound abnormal muscle response (AMR) in patients undergoing microvascular decompression (MVD) for hemifacial spasm (HFS). Eighty-six HFS patients were underwent single or compound AMR monitoring during MVD. S...

Lateral Suboccipital Infrafloccular Approach with Extensive Arachnoid Dissection for Ve...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.05.124
World Neurosurgery; Matsuo S, Yamashita S et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is generally caused by compression of the root exit zone (REZ) of the facial nerve by the anterior and posterior inferior cerebellar arteries and occasionally the vertebral artery (VA). Owing to its large caliber and high st...

Transcutaneous Electrical Acupoint Stimulation on Postoperative Dizziness in Hemifacial Spasm Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04621578

Jun 1st, 2022 - Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is mainly caused by vascular compression on the roots of the VII cranial nerves from the brain stem. Microvascular decompression (MVD) is the exact surgical method for the treatment of HFS, but the incidence of dizziness and...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  22 results

Efficacy and Safety of 10-Week or Shorter vs 12-Week or Longer Injection Intervals of Botulinum Toxin
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05103202

Jun 30th, 2022 - Our project has the following aims: Aim 1: to determine if any difference exists in safety or efficacy between patients receiving injections of botulinum toxin at 10-week or shorter intervals as compared to patients receiving injections at 12-week...

Transcutaneous Electrical Acupoint Stimulation on Postoperative Dizziness in Hemifacial Spasm Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04621578

Jun 1st, 2022 - Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is mainly caused by vascular compression on the roots of the VII cranial nerves from the brain stem. Microvascular decompression (MVD) is the exact surgical method for the treatment of HFS, but the incidence of dizziness and...

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study on Patients With Hemifacial Spasm
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04645277

May 11th, 2022 - Up to now, multiplanar reconstruction (MPR) has been widely used to detect the neurovascular compressions (NVC) on the patients with hemifacial spasm (HFS). However, due to lack of stereoscopic vision, this traditional method sometimes can not mee...

Study of Abobotulinum Toxin Versus Neubotulinum Toxin Injection For Hemifacial Spasm in Thai Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04589364

May 6th, 2022 - The primary objective of the study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Abobotulinum Toxin Type A (Dysport) injection and Neubotulinum Toxin Type A (Neuronox) Injection for Hemifacial Spasm. The secondary objective of the study was to evalua...

An RCT of a Patient-initiated Treatment Service for BEB and HFS
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02577224

Apr 12th, 2022 - Blepharospasm is a dystonia described by sustained, forced, involuntary closure of both eyelids, caused by muscle contraction. Hemifacial spasm occurs on one side of the face and can result in complete closure of one eye, and spasms across the che...

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News  4 results

Why Do Patients Discontinue Botulinum Toxin for Dystonia?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/139014/movement-disorders/why-do-patients-discontinue-botulinum-toxin-dystonia

May 24th, 2017 - Cynthia L. Comella, MD [[{"attributes":{},"fields":{}}]] MIAMI—Botulinum toxin injection is the first-line treatment for most focal dystonias.

The Child With Abnormal Head Movements
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/848847_2

Oct 27th, 2015 - Case Diagnosis This patient has oculomotor apraxia (OMA). In spasmus nutans, the head movement is a vertical nodding, and a fine asymmetric nystagmus is usually present. This patient does not have ptosis or eyelid movements that are consistent wit...

A Man With Unilateral Eyelid Twitching
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/780812_2

Apr 3rd, 2013 - Case Diagnosis Given the patient's findings, the most likely diagnosis is hemifacial spasm.[1] Hemifacial spasm is differentiated from blepharospasm in that it is unilateral and the spasm will persist during sleep. Unlike in blepharospasm, oral se...

Bridging Veins and Veins of the Brainstem in Microvascular Decompression Surgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia and Hemifacial Spasm
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/899335

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Objective: In microvascular decompression surgery for trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm, the bridging veins are dissected to provide the surgical corridors, and the veins of the brainstem may be mobilized...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →