Functional Exploration of the Spinomedullary Junction

  • J. R. Schvarcz
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica Supplementum book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 24)


The application of percutaneous and stereotactic techniques to the spinal cord has opened an exciting new field, which has provided a unique opportunity to study—with therapeutic purposes—the functional organization of the spinomedullary region.


Corticospinal Tract Functional Exploration Nociceptive Stimulation Spinothalamic Tract Depth Recording 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. Schvarcz
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  1. 1.Institute of Neurosurgery, School of MedicineUniversity of Buenos AiresBuenos AiresArgentina

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