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Alleviation of myoclonus after bilateral pallidal deep brain stimulation for Lance–Adams syndrome

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The patient is acknowledged.

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On behalf of all the authors, the corresponding author states that we acted in accordance with the ethical standards of the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki.

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Correspondence to Takashi Asahi.

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Video Segment 1. First part (~35 seconds). Myoclonus in the extremities was observed before operation. It was hard for him to drink and walk without assistance. Video Segment 2. Latter part (35 seconds ~). Myoclonus was remarkably improved and he could walk and drink easily after the operation. (MP4 28545 kb)

Video Segment 1. First part (~35 seconds). Myoclonus in the extremities was observed before operation. It was hard for him to drink and walk without assistance. Video Segment 2. Latter part (35 seconds ~). Myoclonus was remarkably improved and he could walk and drink easily after the operation. (MP4 28545 kb)

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Asahi, T., Kashiwazaki, D., Dougu, N. et al. Alleviation of myoclonus after bilateral pallidal deep brain stimulation for Lance–Adams syndrome. J Neurol 262, 1581–1583 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00415-015-7748-x

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Keywords

  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Intrathecal Baclofen
  • Implant Pulse Generator
  • Cortical Myoclonus
  • Pallidal Deep Brain Stimulation