neuromodulation


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neuromodulation

 [noor″o-mod″u-la´shun]
electrical stimulation of a peripheral nerve, the spinal cord, or the brain for relief of pain; it may be done transcutaneously or with an implanted stimulator.

neuromodulation

(nūr'ō-mod-yū-lā'shŭn),
Therapeutic alteration of activity in the central, peripheral, or autonomic nervous systems, electrically or pharmacologically, by means of implanted devices.

neuromodulation

/neu·ro·mod·u·la·tion/ (-mod″u-la´shun)
1. electrical stimulation of a peripheral nerve, the spinal cord, or the brain for relief of pain.
2. the effect of a neuromodulator on another neuron.

neuromodulation

(nū″rō-mŏd″ū-lā′shŭn)
Controlled stimulation of the peripheral or central nervous system with electricity.
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