TITLE

Facial diplegia with paraesthesias: facial nerve enhancement in three dimensional MRI

AUTHOR(S)
HOZUMI, AKINORI; YUKI, NOBUHIRO; YAMAZAKI, KAORU; HIRATA, KOICHI
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;May1999, p688
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66877463

 

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