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Surg Neurol Int


An unusual case of lead migration in occipital nerve stimulation: A case report and literature review.


Caiado Vencio R, Raffa P E A Z, Ponce A C C, Malamud B P, Pacheco C C, Franceschini P R, Medeiros R T R, de Aguiar P H P
Surg Neurol Int. 2021; 12:189.
PMID: 34084617.


Lead migration is a complication associated with occipital nerve stimulation (ONS). We present a rare case in which fibrosis in the stress relief loop caused lead migration in the treatment of occipital neuralgia.