C2 area neurostimulation: a surgical treatment for fibromyalgia.

@article{Thimineur2007C2AN,
  title={C2 area neurostimulation: a surgical treatment for fibromyalgia.},
  author={Mark A Thimineur and Dirk de Ridder},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={8 8},
  pages={
          639-46
        }
}
BACKGROUND Fibromyalgia (FM), a disorder characterized by diffuse pain, fatigue, and a variety of other symptoms, is thought to derive from dysfunction of the central nervous system. Neuromodulation is a technique to treat pain from a variety of causes, including disorders of the central nervous system (CNS). Occipital nerve stimulation is a neuromodulation technique currently under study to treat various migraine headache disorders. This study examines a technique of neurostimulation that… CONTINUE READING
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