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occipital nerve

Known as: nerve occipital, nerves occipital 
National Institutes of Health

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2018
2018
Objectives: Fibromyalgia (FM) is a type of chronic musculoskeletal pain without a clear peripheral origin of nociception, often… 
Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Introduction Chronic cluster headache is rare and some of these patients become drug-resistant. Occipital nerve stimulation has… 
2016
2016
Occipital nerve field (OCF) stimulation with subcutaneously implanted electrodes is used to treat headaches, more generalized… 
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Background Occipital nerve (ON) injections with corticosteroids and/or local anesthetics have been employed for the acute and… 
Review
2015
Review
2015
  • D. Magis
  • Expert review of medical devices
  • 2015
  • Corpus ID: 9740366
Migraine is a highly prevalent and disabling disease. The drugs prescribed for migraine prophylaxis can have intolerable side… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE Neuromodulation has been recognized as a valuable surgical treatment option for patients with refractory chronic… 
2010
2010
Background Greater occipital nerve block is used in the treatment of headaches and neuralgia in the occipital area. We evaluated… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
Introduction.— Occipital nerve block (ONB) is a promising treatment for headaches. Its indications, selection criteria, and best… 
2006
2006
M Volcy, SJ Tepper, AM Rapoport, FD Sheftell & ME Bigal The New England Centre for Headache, Stamford, Department of Neurology… 
1994
1994
We localized the motoneurons and occipital and true spinal innervation of sound-producing organs in pimelodid catfish. Pimelodids…