DBS and diathermy interaction induces severe CNS damage

John G. Nutt, Valerie Anderson, J. H. Peacock, J. P. Hammerstad, K. J. Burchiel

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Pulse-modulated radiofrequency diathermy treatment to the maxilla produced permanent diencephalic and brainstem lesions and a vegetative state in a patient with PD with implanted subthalamic electrodes for deep brain stimulation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1384-1386
Number of pages3
Issue number10
StatePublished - May 22 2001

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  • Clinical Neurology


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