Chronic SUNCT syndrome treated with hypothalamic stimulation using indirect anatomical landmarks for planning of the target point: Case report and technical note

D. Falk, T. Bartsch, N. Warneke, J. Volkmann & H.M. Mehdorn
Objective: SUNCT-syndrome is a rare pain syndrome. It presents with short-term unilateral neuralgiform headache attacks with conjuntival injection, tearing, sweating and rhinorrhea. Due to failure of non-invasive medical therapies, single cases of deep brain stimulation are described with conflicting[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]