Selective denervation of the levator scapulae muscle: an amendment to the Bertrand procedure for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis.

TitleSelective denervation of the levator scapulae muscle: an amendment to the Bertrand procedure for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsAnderson WS, Lawson HC, Belzberg AJ, Lenz FA
JournalJournal of neurosurgery
Volume108
Issue4
Pagination757-63
Date Published2008 Apr
Abstract

The purpose of this cadaveric study was to explore a modification to the Bertrand procedure for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis, namely the denervation of the levator scapulae (LS) muscle for laterocollis.

DOI10.1203/PDR.0b013e318174e70e
Alternate JournalJ. Neurosurg.