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Patients who are afflicted with Parkinson's disease and who have
previously had the type of lobotomy operation, are they benefited?
Yes, they are, They are. It's some kind of a chemical
deficiency that helps people, even though they've had the
operation, even though it's been successful, and then the disease
has started again, the remission has based, L-DOPA will help them.
I think you said you had a friend? Get him to see Dr. Yahr at
That's what I'm doing now, trying to do this.
I asked this question because he has had two of these operations
in Canada some years ago, and they hadn't been very effective.
Yes. Well, this is effective, if he isn't too disabled in
other ways. It's effective in 75 percent of the people at least. But
he should be hospitalized when he's getting them education.
That can be accomplished, I'm sure.
Then, support -- we tried to get special support for
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