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Nucleus Accumbens Deep Brain Stimulation Did Not Prevent Suicide Attempt in Tourette Syndrome

      Deep brain stimulation (DBS) in the nucleus accumbens has been reported to decrease ratings of depression and anxiety in treatment-resistant depression (
      • Bewernick B.H.
      • Hurlemann R.
      • Matusch A.
      • Kayser S.
      • Grubert C.
      • Hadrysiewicz B.
      • et al.
      Nucleus accumbens deep brain stimulation decreases ratings of depression and anxiety in treatment-resistant depression.
      ). Does DBS in the nucleus accumbens also hold a preventive potential against the development of a major depressive episode when applied in Tourette syndrome?
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