The Activa® RC dual-channel rechargeable neurostimulator uses electrical stimulation to manage some of the most disabling motor symptoms of Parkinson's.
Keep the same device up to 9 years between replacements by recharging the battery on a regular basis using your external recharger.
The neurostimulator is typically implanted near the collarbone.
The device is not shown actual size.
Height 2.1" (54 mm)
Width 2.1" (54 mm)
Depth 0.4" (11 mm)
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