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Figure 1: The images show the microsurgical pattern of elicoidal electrode removal and reimplant around vagal nerve. (a) Old electrodes enveloped in fibrotic tissue, (b) piecemeal removal of electrodes and silicon spiral tether, (c) vagus nerve anatomical preservation, (d) new electrode implantation

Figure 1: The images show the microsurgical pattern of elicoidal electrode removal and reimplant around vagal nerve. (a) Old electrodes enveloped in fibrotic tissue, (b) piecemeal removal of electrodes and silicon spiral tether, (c) vagus nerve anatomical preservation, (d) new electrode implantation