Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's Pain for Years

March 23, 2015 4:00 PM

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MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with Parkinson's disease who undergo deep brain stimulation may experience long-term pain relief, a small, new study from Korea suggests.

However, three-quarters of the patients developed new pain in muscles and joints eight years after the procedure was performed, the researchers found.

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