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A small implantable stimulator(s) with at least two electrodes is small enough to have the electrodes located adjacent to a nerve structure at least partially responsible for epileptic seizures. The small stimulator provides a means of stimulating a nerve structure(s) when desired, and may be implanted via a minimal surgical procedure.

Title
Fully implantable miniature neurostimulator for stimulation as a therapy for epilepsy
Application Number
10/57115
Publication Number
6788975 (B1)
Application Date
January 24, 2002
Publication Date
September 7, 2004
Inventor
Janusz A Kuzma
Parker
CO, US
James P McGivern
Stevenson Ranch
CA, US
Todd K Whitehurst
Sherman Oaks
CA, US
Agent
Laura Haburay Bishop
US
Assignee
Advanced Bionics Corporation
CA, US
IPC
A61N 1/18
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