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Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) Improves Upper GI Symptoms And Balances The Sympathovagal Activity In Scleroderma Patients.


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Posted 03 April 2007 - 03:30 PM

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) Improves Upper GI Symptoms and Balances the Sympathovagal Activity in Scleroderma Patients. TENS at GI acupoints offers a potential option in the treatment of upper GI symptoms, but further study is necessary. PubMed. Dig Dis Sci. 2007 Mar 20. (Also see: Gastrointestinal Involvement)

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Posted 04 April 2007 - 06:25 AM

Hi Sherrill ,

I have a TENS unit for my back spasms. Too bad it didn't say where to place the
electrodes........I could try it on Gareth. Will have to ask his Gastro doctor in 2 weeks.

Take care, Everyone.
Margaret