Neurogenic pain relief by repetitive transcranial magnetic cortical stimulation depends on the origin and the site of pain.


OBJECTIVE Drug resistant neurogenic pain can be relieved by repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) of the motor cortex. This study was designed to assess the influence of pain origin, pain site, and sensory loss on rTMS efficacy. PATIENTS AND METHODS Sixty right handed patients were included, suffering from intractable pain secondary to one… (More)


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