Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)

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The Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) System is a medical device used to treat certain types of epilepsy and depression. It is a surgically implanted device that delivers electrical stimulation to the vagus nerve, which is located in the neck. The stimulation is delivered through a small generator that is implanted under the skin.

VNS Therapy System

The device is programmed to deliver stimulation at regular intervals, which can be adjusted by the patient or their doctor. The stimulation is thought to help reduce seizures and improve mood. The device is approved by the FDA and is used by thousands of people around the world.

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