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a surgical opening through the skull

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The Craniotomy procedure was done and by one of their colleagues but noticed during surgery that brain seemed normal with obvious signs of an ICH- the indication for the surgery.
Comparative analysis of outcomes following craniotomy and expanded endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal resection of craniopharyngioma and related tumours: a single-institution study.
But the tumour continued to grow and Andy underwent his second craniotomy last October, followed by chemotherapy.
Methods: Between March 2011 and March 2014, 71 patients underwent cranial bone flap fixation with mini titanium plates and screws after craniotomy and excision of supratentorial lesions at Combined Military Hospital, Peshawar.
first reported their surgery on anterior communicating aneurysm clipping through the interhemispheric keyhole approach with a 3 cm-diameter craniotomy.
The aim of this study is to assess the clinical efficacy of minipterional craniotomy in the treatment of hypertensive putaminal hemorrhage (HPH).
Principles of anesthesia for craniotomy in awake patients
The awake craniotomy technique is well established for surgical treatment of epilepsy, and only recently it has become more popular for surgical management of supratentorial tumours, arteriovenous malformations and mycotic aneurysms near critical regions of the brain [1].
1,2] De Benedittis undertook a pilot study to assess prevalence of pain in postoperative craniotomy patients and reported an incidence of 60% for moderate-to-severe pain.
A craniotomy is the surgical removal of a portion of which part of the human body?
Medics performed the craniotomy to expose her brain and she was given a 20% chance of survival.
This operation depends on local block of 12 nerves that supply the scalp, such technique will allow application of a pin head and to do scalp incision with craniotomy pain-free.
I was admitted immediately to the neurological ward and I went on to have my first craniotomy operation to remove the tumour.
Intraoperative and postoperative anaesthetic and analgesic effect of multipoint transcutaneous electrical acupuncture stimulation combined with sufentanil anaesthesia in patients undergoing supratentorial craniotomy.