Endorphins and pain relief: Further observations on electrical stimulation of the lateral part of the periaqueductal gray matter during rostral mesencephalic reticulotomy for pain relief

Keiichi Amano, Tatsuya Tanikawa, Hirotsune Kawarnura, Hiroshi Iseki, Masao Notani, Hiroko Kawabatake, Tetsushi Shiwaku, Toshihiro Suda, Hiroshi Demura, Koiti Kitamura

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    18 Citations (Scopus)
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)123-135
    Number of pages13
    JournalStereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
    Issue number1-2
    Publication statusPublished - 1982


    • Deep brain stimulation
    • Endorphin
    • Midbrain
    • Pain
    • Periaqueductal gray matter
    • Psychology
    • Stimulation-produced analgesia

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Surgery
    • Clinical Neurology

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