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Deep brain stimulation sites for OCD target distinct symptoms

19:00 EST 6 Mar 2019 | AAAS

(Elsevier) Deep brain stimulation (DBS) reduces symptoms of severe obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) during stimulation of either the ventral capsule (VC) or anteromedial subthalamic nucleus (amSTN), according to a study in Biological Psychiatry.

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