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Can vagal nerve stimulators help with parkinson's?

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Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery

In brief: No

Have only been tried with seizures and depression (not confirmed to be effective for depression).

In brief: No

Have only been tried with seizures and depression (not confirmed to be effective for depression).
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Dr. Nader Pouratian
Neurosurgery

In brief: No

There are no definitive studies to show that vagus nerve stimulation has any positive impact on parkinson's disease.

In brief: No

There are no definitive studies to show that vagus nerve stimulation has any positive impact on parkinson's disease.
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