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Parkinson's disease - dbs deep brain stimulation, what does this do?

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In brief: Electrical stim.

This involves an exacting neurosurgical procedure and wire placement is critical, but the device can control tremors, imbalance, and on-off deterioration, and might remarkably transform capacity of advanced patients to function.

In brief: Electrical stim.

This involves an exacting neurosurgical procedure and wire placement is critical, but the device can control tremors, imbalance, and on-off deterioration, and might remarkably transform capacity of advanced patients to function.
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