pallidotomy


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Related to pallidotomy: thalamotomy
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pallidotomy

n (pl -mies) palidotomía
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Pallidotomy and deep brain stimulation for dystonic conditions: a prospective audit.
The effect of the lesioning procedures, such as pallidotomy (lesioning in the globus pallidus) or subthalamic nucleotomy (lesioning in the STN), is immediate and permanent in most instances.
Bilateral subthalamic nucleus stimulation for generalized dystonia after bilateral pallidotomy.
Health-related quality of life in Parkinson's disease after pallidotomy and deep brain stimulation.
Thalamotomy and pallidotomy for dystonia are other surgical procedures.
However, the availability of alternative treatments such as drug therapies, and various surgeries such as pallidotomy and thalamotomy for treating Parkinson's disease; lobe resection, lesionectomy, and corpus callosotomy for treating epilepsy, acts as major restraints for the growth of the global market of neurostimulation devices.
A metaanalysis comparing the results of pallidotomy performed using microelectrode recording or macroelectrode stimulation.
The following example, from a review on morbidity and mortality following pallidotomy in Parkinson disease (8),is fairly typical:
Effect of GPi pallidotomy on motor function in Parkinson's disease.
This procedure represents an upgrade from earlier surgeries, most notably the pallidotomy.