By Joseph Jankovic
This accomplished reference information new advancements within the box of neurotoxins and the medical use of botulinum toxin (BTX)-reviewing the biology, pharmacology, immunology, body structure, construction, mechanisms of motion, and techniques of management of BTX.
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