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Stimulators, Electrical, Carotid Sinus Nerve, Blood Pressure

Definition : Peripheral-nerve electrical stimulators that apply stimuli to the carotid sinus nerve (Hering's nerve) to decrease arterial pressure. These stimulators are usually completely implantable. They are used in the control of high blood pressure.

Entry Terms : "Blood Pressure Stimulators" , "Stimulators, Hering's Nerve" , "Carotid Sinus Nerve Stimulators" , "Stimulators, Carotid Sinus Nerve"

UMDC code : 13768

   

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