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Bilateral globus pallidus internus deep brain stimulation in tardive dyskinesia: a case report

Hazem A Eltahawy, Anthony Feinstein, Farouk Khan, Jean Saint-Cyr, Anthony E Lang, Andres M Lozano
Movement Disorders: Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society 2004, 19 (8): 969-72
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The clinical response of a 53-year-old woman with tardive dyskinesia treated with bilateral globus pallidus interna deep brain stimulation is described. At 18 months follow-up, her Burke-Fahn-Marsden Dystonia Rating Scale score fell from 52 (preoperative) to 21 (60% improvement).

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