Deep brain stimulation for intractable tardive dystonia: Literature overview.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Tardive dystonia (TD) represents a side effect of prolonged intake of dopamine receptor blocking compounds. TD can be a disabling movement disorder persisting despite available medical treatment. Deep brain stimulation (DBS) has been reported successful in this condition although the number of treated patients with TD is still limited to small… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pjnns.2016.01.004

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