Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery
Also known as neurological surgery, neurosurgery refers to a medical specialty related to the surgical treatment, diagnosis, rehabilitation and prevention of disorders that have an impact on any part of the nervous system such as the spinal cord, extra-cranial cerebrovascular system, peripheral nerves and the brain. Neurosurgery offers care for pediatric patients and adults in the treatment of pathological processes or pain.

Acoustic Neuroma Treatment

Acoustic Neuroma Treatment

Acoustic neuroma treatment is a treatment offered to a non-cancerous brain tumor, which grows on the balancing and hearing nerves that can result in unsteadiness or hearing loss. The benign brain tumo

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Brachial Plexus Injury

Brachial Plexus Injury

Brachial plexus injury treatment is a medical care administered on damaged nerves that may result in weak, numb or motionless hands or arms. Brachial plexus injury may be caused when the arm is stretc

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Brain Aneurysm Repair

Brain Aneurysm Repair

Brain aneurysm repair refers to a surgical procedure applied in the treatment of bulging brain blood vessels that are at risk of tearing open or rupturing. Typically, an aneurysm will occur in a case

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Brain Tumor Surgery

Brain Tumor Surgery

Brain tumor surgery is a starting treatment for a majority of malignant and benign tumors conducted in the event a tumor is risky to remove and may cause neurological damage. This surgery is proposed

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Chiari Malformation Treatment

Chiari Malformation Treatment

Chiari malformation treatment is a medical care aimed at stopping the advancement of alterations in the brain and spinal canal anatomy as well as easing or stabilizing your symptoms. A successful malf

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Cranioplasty

Cranioplasty

Cranioplasty refers to the restoration of a bone imperfection in the skull, which is left behind following a past injury or operation. Cranioplasty may include the repair of the skull contour by using

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Craniosynostosis Treatment

Craniosynostosis Treatment

Craniosynostosis treatment refers to a medical care given to babies with closed sutures or sutures showing signs of closing earlier than normal. Normally, craniosynostosis exists when a baby is born a

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Craniotomy

Craniotomy

Craniotomy refers to the surgical removal of a portion of the skull bone, known as the bone flap, to uncover the brain. The purpose of removing the bone flap temporarily is to allow for brain surgery

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Duraplasty

Duraplasty

Duraplasty is a reconstructive operation conducted on the open dura mater, which entails the primary or secondary closure by use of another soft tissue material such as fascia, muscle or allograft dur

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Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Surgery

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Surgery

Deep brain stimulation surgery is a medical specialty used to treat various disabling neurological symptoms, primarily, the weakening symptoms of the Parkinson’s disease including rigidity, slowed m

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Epilepsy Surgery

Epilepsy Surgery

Epilepsy surgery is a neurosurgical procedure that involves the resection, disconnection and stimulation of the region of the brain preoccupied with seizures to remove the seizures or greatly minimize

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Glial Tumor Removal

Glial Tumor Removal

Glial tumor removal refers to the elimination of the central nervous system tumors such as ependymal tumors, astrocytomas, primitive neuroectodermal tumors and glioblastoma multiforme. This procedure

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Pediatric Neurosurgery

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Pediatric neurosurgery is a medical specialty that deals with the identification, assessment and treatment of infirmity of the autonomic, peripheral and central nervous systems of children. Children s

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Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Peripheral nerve surgery is a medical care involving the treatment of peripheral tumors and nerve injuries among other infirmities impacting the system of nerves linking the spinal cord and the brain

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Pituitary Gland Tumor Removal

Pituitary Gland Tumor Removal

Pituitary gland tumor removal is a surgery which is done through a hollow space found in the skull, called sphenoid sinus, at the far side of the nasal passages under the brain. The approach for tumor

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Subarachnoid Hematoma (SAH) Treatment

Subarachnoid Hematoma (SAH) Treatment

Subarachnoid hematoma treatment is a medical specialty given to a life threatening stroke resulting from bleeding into the area surrounding the brain. Subarachnoid hematoma may be as a result of an an

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Subdural Hematoma (SDH) Surgery

Subdural Hematoma (SDH) Surgery

Subdural hematoma surgery is a surgical intervention given to intracranial hemorrhage occurring underneath the dura (basically, an accumulation of blood over the brain surface). This disorder may be a

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Treatment for Penetrating Head Injury

Treatment for Penetrating Head Injury

Also known as open head injury, a penetrating head injury is a head injury whereby the dura mater is fractured. This injury may be as a result of objects of lower velocity, bone fragments, or high-vel

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Trepanation of Skull

Trepanation of Skull

Trepanation of skull is a surgical intervention involving the drilling or scraping of a hole into the human skull, thereby uncovering the dura mater in order to free pressured blood buildup caused by

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