In addition deep brain stimulation has been used to treat dystonia and now it appears Botox may even be a simpler treatment and the FDA has approved the use for certain types of dystonia. The link below describes in more detail what dystonia is, a neurological disorder. BD
This certainly seems like one to try before going the route of an implant and surgery if it is in an area of treatment approved by the FDA. More information will be forthcoming soon from the website. BD
GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 5 / PRNewswire/ - Merz Pharmaceuticals today announced that Xeomin® (incobotulinumtoxinA), a new botulinum toxin type A for the treatment of adults with cervical dystonia (CD) or blepharospasm, is now commercially available in the U.S. XEOMIN was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on July 30, 2010.