Activa SC Neurostimulator

Activa SC Neurostimulator

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The Activa SC neurostimulator works with one extension and one lead. Two Activa SC neurostimulators are required for bilateral therapy, or stimulation of both sides of the brain. Bilateral neurostimulation using two Activa SC neurostimulators is approved for the treatment of OCD.

Humanitarian Device: The effectiveness of this device for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder has not been demonstrated. 


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Last updated: 17 Feb 2014

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