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CT-Guided Lead Placement for Selective Sacral Neuromodulation to Treat Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunctions.
Meissnitzer, T; Trubel, S; Posch-Zimmermann, R; Meissnitzer, MW
AM J ROENTGENOL. 2015; 205(5): 1139-1142.
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Bauer Sophina
Meißnitzer Thomas
Meissnitzer Matthias
Posch-Zimmermann Reinhold


Selective sacral neuromodulation may fail after fluoroscopically guided lead placement because of malpositioning. We implemented a new technique to attain precise lead placement.
CT-guided tined lead placement was successful in eight patients after 12-month follow-up. Especially in patients with an altered anatomy in the sacral region, this new technique may prevent treatment failure.

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