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magnetic_resonance_guided_focused_ultrasound_thalamotomy

Magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy

Magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound (MRgHIFU) thalamotomy destroyed tissues by focusing a high-energy beam on the ventralis intermedius nucleus of the thalamus.

Indications

Magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy for essential tremor

Magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy for neuropathic pain

Case reports

A single case report of MR-guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy for tremor in fragile X associated tremor ataxia syndrome 1).

1)
Cerquera C, Rumià J, Herrera JM, Moreno V, Bargalló N, Valldeoriola F. A single case report of MR-guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy for tremor in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2016 Apr 4. pii: S1353-8020(16)30080-3. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2016.04.002. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27066991.
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