TITLE

Bilateral pallidotomy for treatment of Parkinson's disease induced corticobulbar syndrome and psychic akinesia avoidable by globus pallidus lesion combined with contralateral stimulation

AUTHOR(S)
Merello, M.; Starkstein, S.; Nouzeilles, M. I.; Kuzis, G.; Leiguarda, R.
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Nov2001, p611
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66345836

 

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