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Wow! I had my DBS ,about a year ago February. Before surgery I had my surgery I had a tremors in my right hand. And I was sliding my feet across the floor. After no tremors, and the walking showed… read more
Your doctor will evaluate your symptoms. One of the things he is looking at is how far along your symptoms are . People who are early into their symptoms, they walk without assistance, etc. but, ask… read more
I live in uk , I was having side effects on meds had a lot of interviews to see if my brain was ok , not forgetful and was able to do memory tests and answer every day questions . , I was youngish… read more
After dbs surgery a period of one month thereafter i experienced depressive symptoms. After switcging off the right-hand side stimulation the depressive symptoms as well as lack of appetite disappeared. But obviously motion stimulator which was working very well, stopped working . Has anybody experienced the same and is there a setting that would work to stop the depressive stimulation as well as not affecting by appetite.
I recently had my generator for my DBS replaced (last Fri). I'm healing up fine from the surgery and have my post-op programing at the end of the month, my pre-op programs have already been put into the new generator. I've been having episodes of tremors that come on suddenly, last for about 5 minutes than end as abruptly as they started. The tremors are in my right(dominant) hand and are as severe as pre-DBS. Could this be an issue with the new batter? Anyone else with DBS who has gone… read more
I had it in October after my tremors got suddenly severe, and it was a game -changer, especially because I couldn't type.. My doctor said that brain impairment is unusual, but my grown son says that… read more
Are you close to a teaching hospital with a PD Center of Excellence? My husband Bill had 3 DBS surgeries as the second one had a bad lead placement causing seizures. The third one was done at a local… read more
@A MyParkinsonsTeam Member, you had the dbs surgeries the same time I did. The dystonia went away in both of my feet and I was glad for that. Also a tremor in right hand went away. Now I am working… read more
Going to see his neurologist on Friday at U of I in Iowa City. Sure wish my husband's DBS worked as well as yours. Don't know what is going on with him this week. His walking, even the little he… read more
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