Advances in Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 7: by Dr. Hans-Gerd Lipinski, A. Struppler, P. Birk (auth.),

By Dr. Hans-Gerd Lipinski, A. Struppler, P. Birk (auth.), Professor Jan Gybels, Professor Edward R. Hitchcock, Professor Björn Meyerson, Professor Christoph Ostertag, Professor Gian Franco Rossi (eds.)

The expanding significance of stereotactic surgical procedure within the administration of universal neurological stipulations is illustrated by way of the extensive purposes of stereotactic suggestions defined during this booklet. overseas specialists current their newest adventure within the fields of stream ailment, tumours, epilepsy, and soreness and spasticity. the mixing of recent imaging suggestions with stereotactic instrumentation is a specific function. The publication presents the main glossy description of the suggestions and functions of an increasing box of neurosurgery.

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4. One of the serial intraoperative CT scans is shown confirming probe tip location during the electrophysiological study and before radio frequency therapeutic lesion-making Fig. 5. A MRI image taken 6 months after the thalamotomy. The rounded lesion in the region of Vim is seem and matched well with the probe position seen in the earlier CT scan Table I. 5 mm above target 50 50 50 50 Location Response 2 2 2 2 RF Lesion Temperature Time (seconds) twitch tingle tingle face hand face, hand twitch tingle face hand contraction contraction contraction contraction hand hand hand hand • 70'C 15 15 30 60 70°C 100 * During the making of this lesion, with the patient's right arm elevated, the tremor appeared to cease completely.

Amano*, H. Kawamura, T. Tanikawa, H. Kawabatake, M. Notoni, H. Iseki, T. Shiwaku, T. Nagao, Y. Iwata, T. Taira, Y. Umezawa, T. Shimizu, and K. Kitamura Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Tokyo Women's Medical College, Tokyo, Japan Summary Materials and Methods Ninety consecutive cases of hypertensive intracerebral haematoma were treated with CT guided stereotactic evacuation. The patients were composed of 61 males and 29 females, ranging from 42 to 87 years old. The location of haematoma was either in the putamen (59 cases) or in the thalamus (31 cases).

Biopsies were carried out under general anesthetic through burr holes using the BRW arc system and a side cutting blunt nosed cannula 1 mm in diameter with a 10 mm port. Brain stem biopsies were carried out via a transfrontal approach. Histological examination was performed by immediate smear and paraffin sections of multiple biopsies from one or more targets. 26 R. : MRI-Directed Stereotactic Biopsy of Cerebral Lesions Table I. MRI-Directed Stereotactic Biopsy Case Age, sex Symptoms CT findings MRI findings Pathological diagnosis 59, male left pontine syndrome reported as normal malignant lesions in L.

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