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NeuroMetrix starts shipping pain-management system designed for diabetics

NeuroMetrix Inc., a Waltham-based medical device company, said Monday that it has started commercial shipment of its SENSUS Pain Management System, a device that helps manage chronic pain in the lower leg or foot.

The system is a lightweight electrical nerve stimulator that is worn on the upper calf and activated by the press of a button. According to the company’s website, trancutaneous electrical nerve stimulation has been shown to provide pain relief for patients with diabetes. 

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