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Peripheral nerve stimulation for fibromyalgia.

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#1 CraigR


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Posted 17 April 2011 - 09:20 AM

Peripheral nerve stimulation for fibromyalgia. In this chapter, the authors discuss the possibilities of using greater occipital nerve stimulation as a treatment for fibromyalgia, based on available clinical studies. [This nerve is located on the back of the head just above the neck area.] Plazier M. Prog Neurol Surg. 2011;24:133-46. (Also see: Fibromyalgia Treatments)

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