A 43-year-old member asked:
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what two regions of the basal ganglia could, if inhibited, alleviate parkinson's disease symptoms?

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Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
R U taking a test?: Basal ganglia physiology is incredibly complex & knowledge is always changing. Practically speaking, you stimulate rather than inhibit. See the Medtronic website for pretty pictures and also see http://archneur.jamanetwork.com/Mobile/article.aspx?articleid=793103.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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