First Results with Extralemniscal Myelotomy
In the past thalamic lesions have been practised in our clinic to treat deep medial pain in cancer patients in the advances stages. Such lesions centred on the CM-Pf complex resulted in considerable pain relief without any objective sensory loss. However the frequent recurrence of pain and the accompanying psychic disturbances called for a critical analysis of their indications 2.
KeywordsNarcotic Analgesic Percutaneous Technique Frequent Recurrence Dorsal Funiculus Deep Pain
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