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Friday, March 2, 2012
An 82-year-old Parkinson's patient who had undergone a right-sided pallidotomy procedure twelve years prior to death
Photomicrographs of the pallidotomy site:
Contralateral globus pallidus appearing to exhibit neuronal loss: