Electrophysiological assessment of central and peripheral motor routes to the lingual muscles

Muellbacher, W; Mathis, J; Hess, C W
March 1994
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Mar1994, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p309
Academic Journal
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