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Hemifacial Spasm

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Hemifacial Spasm" returned 16 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasmĀ : Surgical techniques and intraoperative monitoring.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2018

Primary hemifacial spasm with few exceptions is due to the vascular compression of the facial nerve that can be evidenced with high resolution MRI. Microvascular decompression is the only curative treatment for this pathology. According to literature review detailed in chapter "conflicting ...

Surgical anatomy for hemifacial spasm.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2018

Classically in the cerebello-pontine angle the facial (CN VII) and vestibular-cochlear (CN VIII) nerves should run parallel with the anterior inferior cerebellar artery, whereas the lower nerves (CN IX-XI) continue with the posterior-inferior-cerebellar artery (PICA). In fact, this ...

Imaging of hemifacial spasm.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2018

Almost all primary hemifacial spasms are associated with one or more neurovascular conflicts, most often at the root exit zone in the immediate vicinity of the brainstem. Imaging has first to exclude a secondary hemifacial spasm and secondly to search for and characterize the responsible ...

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Hemifacial Spasm" returned 0 free, full-text editorial articles. First 0 results:
Hemifacial spasm.
Last Updated: Feb 02, 2009

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Hemifacial Spasm" returned 122 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
[Clinical study of microvascular decompression in patients with coexistent hemifacial spasm and ipsilateral trigeminal neuralgia].
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2019

To investigate the surgical nuances and efficacy of microvascular decompression in patients with coexistent hemifacial spasm and ipsilateral trigeminal neuralgia. Seventeen patients suffered from coexistent hemifacial spasm and ipsilateral trigeminal neuralgia were treated in Department ...

A rare case of unilateral hemifacial spasm and facial palsy associated with an abnormal anatomical variant of the posterior basilar circulation.
Last Updated: Jul 03, 2019

Tortuous vertebral arteries are a rare anatomical variant. Mild tortuosity is usually asymptomatic whereas severe tortuosity may present with ischaemic symptoms or compressive symptoms (focal neurological deficit). While a resulting hemifacial spasm has been previously described, ...

[Study on the relationship between preoperative evaluation, operation and prognosis of microvascular decompression for the treatment of hemifacial spasm].
Last Updated: May 30, 2019

To investigate the relationship between preoperative evaluation, surgery and prognosis of microvascular decompression (MVD) for the treatment of hemifacial spasm (HFS). The clinical data of 128 HFS patients treated with MVD in the department of neurosurgery of Taizhou Hospital of ...

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