Deep brain stimulation: Custom-made silicone-coated pulse generator implantation after allergic reaction to generator compounds

Andreas Herbst, Max Lange, Alexander Brawanski & Juergen Schlaier
Objective: We present a rare case of allergic reaction to components of the pulse generator for deep brain stimulation and the treatment with a custom made silicone-coated pulse generator. Method: A 53-year-old man underwent generator and stereotactic electrode implantation for Parkinson’s[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]