[Treatment of laryngeal dystonia with botulinum toxin].

Authors:
Arno Olthoff
Arno Olthoff
University of Göttingen
Maria Grosheva
Maria Grosheva
University of Cologne
Köln | Germany
Gerhard Reichel
Gerhard Reichel
The Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Institute
United States
Gerd Fabian Volk
Gerd Fabian Volk
Jena University Hospital
Germany
Rainer Laskawi
Rainer Laskawi
University of Göttingen

Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 2017 Aug 25;85(8):450-462. Epub 2017 Aug 25.

Klinik für Hals-, Nasen- und Ohrenheilkunde, Universitätsmedizin Göttingen.

The treatment of laryngeal dystonias with botulinum toxin is successful. Every patient suffering from a laryngeal dystonia should be assured of high quality therapeutic intervention. Therefore it is important to establish general standards by experts in this field. In this connection, we want to focus here on different relevant aspects of laryngeal dystonias. This includes new aspects in etiology, anatomical landmarks for the injection, standards in diagnostics and therapy and finally open issues needing discussion.

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