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Atlantoaxial fixation using plate and screw method: a report of 160 treated patients.
OBJECTIVE We review our experience with the use of the plate and screw method of fixation in the treatment of 160 patients with atlantoaxial instability during a 14-year period at our center. WeExpand
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Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the cranium.
OBJECTIVE We analyzed the data for a series of 14 patients with primary Ewing's sarcomas of the cranium who were treated since 1985. Our aim was to assess the long-term outcomes and the selection ofExpand
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Surgical management of colloid cyst of the third ventricle--a study of 105 cases.
BACKGROUND Colloid cyst of the third ventricle is a relatively rare intracranial tumor. It generates tremendous interest for the neurosurgeon because of its benign nature, deep location, and anExpand
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Trigeminal Neuroma: Analysis of Surgical Experience with 73 Cases
OBJECTIVEWe reviewed the clinical and radiological features of 73 cases of trigeminal neuromas treated with radical surgery. METHODSThe records for 73 patients with trigeminal neuromas who wereExpand
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Shunting in tuberculous meningitis: a neurosurgeon’s nightmare
  • D. Muzumdar
  • Medicine
  • Child's Nervous System
  • 23 October 2008
I read with interest the original paper by Sil et al. entitled “Shunting in tuberculous meningitis: a neurosurgeon’s nightmare” [Childs Nerv Syst (2008) 24:1029–1032]. I am delighted and congratulateExpand
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Tuberculum sellae meningioma: a report on management on the basis of a surgical experience with 70 patients.
OBJECTIVE The surgical strategies and outcomes for 70 patients operated on for tuberculum sellae meningioma were analyzed retrospectively. The analysis was based on factors that probably determinedExpand
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Giant pituitary tumors: a study based on surgical treatment of 118 cases.
BACKGROUND The aim of the study is to analyze the nature, extensions, and dural relationships of hormonally inactive giant pituitary tumors. The relevance of the anatomic relationships to surgery isExpand
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Surgery on Anterior Foramen Magnum Meningiomas Using a Conventional Posterior Suboccipital Approach: A Report on an Experience with 17 Cases
OBJECTIVEThe advantages of a posterior “conventional” suboccipital approach with a midline incision over lateral, anterolateral, and anterior approaches to anteriorly placed foramen magnumExpand
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Tuberculum Sellae Meningioma: A Report on Management on the Basis of a Surgical Experience with 70 Patients
OBJECTIVEThe surgical strategies and outcomes for 70 patients operated on for tuberculum sellae meningioma were analyzed retrospectively. The analysis was based on factors that probably determinedExpand
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MiR-145 functions as a tumor-suppressive RNA by targeting Sox9 and adducin 3 in human glioma cells.
BACKGROUND MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are increasingly being recognized as being involved in cancer development and progression in gliomas. METHODS Using a model cell system developed in our lab to studyExpand
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