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When is spinal cord stimulation used?

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Spinal cord stimulation is recommended when other treatments have not been successful, when surgery is not likely to help, or when surgery has failed. However, the device is not for everyone; check with your doctor to see if the procedure is right for you.

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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