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Suffering from hemifacial spasm. Botox injection therapy advised. Does this cause any brain damage?

I am suffering with hemifacial spasam from last 8 years and treatment started dr has advised botox injuction theropy for 3 times. 1 already taken 1year back. due to unavilabe of leaves 2 injuctions are left. Is there any serious problem to brain. Now I am thinking to take remaining 2 spells. kindly adviseme.
Asked On : Wed, 22 Aug 2012
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Dear Friend,

No botox injections dont cause brain damage, but may cause facial asymetry at times which is temporary


Dr. Vineet Saggar (MCh)

Neuro Surgeon / Spinal Surgeon
Answered: Thu, 23 Aug 2012
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