STEREOTAXY

a means of deterring the exact location of an area of the body by using a 3D measurement. Stereotaxy is used for positioning microelectrodes in the brain for diagnostic, experimental, or for achieving therapeutic aims.

STEREOTAXY: "Stereotaxy is used to place electrodes in the brain for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STEREOTAXY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stereotaxy/ (accessed October 28, 2020).
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