DBS

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Definition of DBS

  1. direct broadcast satellite


Medical Dictionary

DBS

abbreviation

Medical Definition of DBS

  1. deep brain stimulation <Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a therapeutic option for intractable neurological and psychiatric disorders, including Parkinson's disease and major depression.—Viviana Gradinaru et al., Science, 17 Apr. 2009> <DBS involves the insertion of electrodes deep in the brain to hit a precise neuroanatomical target that is believed to be central to the disease being treated.—Alison Abbott, Nature, 7 July 2005>


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