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What is spinal cord stimulation?

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Spinal cord stimulation is a procedure that delivers low-level electrical signals to the spinal cord or to specific nerves to block pain signals from reaching the brain.

SOURCE: International Spine Intervention Society.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on February 05, 2018

SOURCE: International Spine Intervention Society.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on February 05, 2018

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