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Botulinum toxin injection for bruxism associated with brain injury:
Case report

Serdar Kesikburun, et al.

This report illimunates an uncommon complication of traumatic brain injury. Veterans experiencing traumatic brain injury from a gunshot wound may have bruxism, which means teeth grinding. It may cause uncomfortable sleep and torn teeth. Botulinum toxin injection may provide an effective treatment option. This article will help patients and healthcare providers learn how this injection can be performed and what benefits it may have.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1682/JRRD.2013.10.0218

Volume 51 Number 4, 2014
   Pages 661 — 664


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This article and any supplemental material should be cited as follows:
Kesikburun S, Alaca R, Aras B, Tuğcu İ, Tan AK. Botulinum toxin injection for bruxism associated with brain injury: Case report. J Rehabil Res Dev. 2014;51(4):661–64.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1682/JRRD.2013.10.0218
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