Spinal cord stimulation is an effective treatment for the chronic intractable visceral pelvic pain.

@article{Kapural2006SpinalCS,
  title={Spinal cord stimulation is an effective treatment for the chronic intractable visceral pelvic pain.},
  author={Leonardo Kapural and Samer N. Narouze and Thomas I. Janicki and Nagy A Mekhail},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={440-3}
}
OBJECTIVE Recent studies have demonstrated significant involvement of dorsal column pathways in transmission of visceral pelvic pain. Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) suppresses visceral response to colon distension in an animal model and therefore may be an effective therapy for chronic pelvic pain of visceral origin. We are reporting on the value of neurostimulation for chronic visceral pelvic pain in six female patients with the diagnosis of long-standing pelvic pain (history of endometriosis… CONTINUE READING
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