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Therapy-refractory Tourette syndrome: beneficial outcome with globus pallidus internus deep brain stimulation

Sandra Dehning, Jan-Hinnerk Mehrkens, Norbert Müller, Kai Bötzel
Movement Disorders: Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society 2008 July 15, 23 (9): 1300-2
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We report on a female patient with Tourette syndrome and a 12-month follow-up after chronic deep brain stimulation in the globus pallidus internus which resulted in excellent remission of motor and vocal tics.

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