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Abdominal cerebrospinal fluid pseudocyst mimicking full-term pregnancy

BH Wang, L Hasadsri and H Wang.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 1127 words.

Abdominal cerebrospinal fluid pseudocysts (APC) are a relatively uncommon complication of ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunts, and most frequently occur in the pediatric population. Pediatric...

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Abscess and empyema

George Samandouras.

in The Neurosurgeon's Handbook

January 2010; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurosurgery; Neurology. 1872 words.

Chapter 7.3 covers brain abscess (BA), and intracranial subdural empyema (SDE).

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Abscess formation within a Rathke's cleft cyst

Ian C. Coulter, Sajedha Mahmood, David Scoones, Nicholas Bradey and Philip J. Kane.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 1286 words.

We report and discuss the rare case of a pituitary abscess forming within a Rathke's cleft cyst (RCC). A 66-year-old gentleman presented with visual deterioration and symptoms suggestive of...

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Acute neurosurgical emergencies

Mark Wilson and Ian Sabin.

in Oxford Textbook of Fundamentals of Surgery

July 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Neurosurgery. 4974 words.

Neurosurgical emergencies often progress rapidly hence emergency management is essential to minimize further neurological damage. The brain can be injured in many ways, the most common...

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Advanced technologies in the operating theatre

George Samandouras.

in The Neurosurgeon's Handbook

January 2010; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurosurgery; Neurology. 1877 words.

Chapter 4.2 covers the stereotactic frame, image-guided technologies for brain surgery, image-guided technologies for spinal surgery, neuro-endoscopy, and intraoperative MRI (iMRI).

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Anaplastic astrocytoma and non-1p/19q co-deleted anaplastic oligoastrocytoma: long-term survival, employment, and performance status of survivors

Elena I. Pentsova, Anne S. Reiner, Katherine S. Panageas and Lisa M. DeAngelis.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 3823 words.

Background

Despite optimal treatment for patients with anaplastic gliomas, median survival is 2 to 5 years, but some young adults survive longer. We sought...

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The anatomical basis of the neurological examination

George Samandouras.

in The Neurosurgeon's Handbook

January 2010; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurosurgery; Neurology. 10209 words.

Chapter 1.1 cover the anatomical basis of the neurological examination, including the cerebral cortex, the cranial nerves, motor system examination, sensory system examination, reflexes,...

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Announcements

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

March 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 247 words.

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Announcements

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 278 words.

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Announcements

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 207 words.

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