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Surg Neurol Int


Success of lateral cervical spinal cord stimulation for the treatment of chronic neuropathic refractory pain.


Caiado-Vencio R, Raffa P E A Z, Lopes B M, Cobucci F L R, Vieira R V G, Franceschini P R, de Aguiar P H P
Surg Neurol Int. 2022; 13:52.
PMID: 35242418.


Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) is traditionally performed by implanting surgical leads along the midline of the spinal cord, over the dorsal columns. Here, we present a patient who successfully underwent lateral cervical SCS to treat chronic refractory neuropathic pain.