DREZ

(redirected from Dorsal Root Entry Zone)
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DREZDorsal Root Entry Zone
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Starnes, "Dorsal root entry zone microcoagulation for spinal cord injury--related central pain: operative intramedullary electrophysiological guidance and clinical outcome," Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine, vol.
Possible surgical therapies for managing complex pain Lesional procedures Neuromodulation Other * Dorsal root entry zone * Spinal cord * Intrathecal lesioning stimulation medical therapy * Peripheral nerve * Microvascular stimulation decompression * Dorsal rhizotomy * Dorsal root ganglionectomy * Motor cortex stimulation * Rhizolysis of nerve ganglion * Cranial nerve stimulation * Neurectomy * Deep brain stimulation * Stereotactic radiosurgery * Percutaneous radiofrequency gangliolysis * Mechanical balloon gangliolysis * Image-guided tractotomy and nucleotomy * Cordotomy * Midline myelotomy
Dorsal root entry zone lesions for the treatment of post-herpetic neuralgia.