Deep brain stimulation

Globus pallidus deep brain stimulation; Subthalamic deep brain stimulation; Thalamic deep brain stimulation; DBS; Brain neurostimulation

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) uses a device called a neurostimulator to deliver electrical signals to the areas of the brain that control movement, pain, mood, weight, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and awakening from a coma.

Description

Why the Procedure Is Performed

Risks

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After the Procedure

Outlook (Prognosis)