Sialorrhoea: How to Manage a Frequent Complication of Motor Neuron Disease

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Andrea Pellegrini ; Christian Lunetta ; Carlo Ferrarese ; Lucio Tremolizzo (2015)
  • Publisher: European Medical Journal
  • Journal: European Medical Journal Neurology (issn: 2054-4529)
  • Subject: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis | drooling | motor neuron disease | sialorrhoea | Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | RC346-429

Sialorrhoea, the unintentional loss of saliva through the mouth, is the frequent complication of neurological disorders affecting strength or coordination of oropharyngeal muscles, such as motor neuron disease/amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (MND/ALS) or Parkinson’s disea... View more
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