Auricular Neuromodulation: The Emerging Concept 
beyond the Stimulation of Vagus and Trigeminal Nerves



Anatomo-Physiologic Basis for Auricular Stimulation

Beniamina Mercante, PhD,* Francesca Ginatempo, MSc,* Andrea Manca, PhD,*

Francesco Melis, MD, PhD, Paolo Enrico, PhD, and Franca Deriu, MD, PhD




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