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For estimating the effectiveness of combined treatment of cases of anaplastic gliomas of the cerebral hemispheres retrospective analysis was undertaken of 83 patients treated only surgically and prospective analysis of 81 patients treated by the combined method. In the group treated only surgically 47 patients had glioblastoma multiforme, and 36 had(More)
The authors demonstrated topographic-radiological correlations in cases of middle cerebral artery aneurysms verified surgically. In an own material of 91 cases treated in the Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Academy in Cracow in the years 1980-1983 the relationship of the aneurysm to the neighbouring vessels and the direction of the dome of the aneurysm(More)
In a period of 15 months in a material of 235 surgically verified brain tumours in 8 cases (3.4%) hemorrhages into the tumour mass were found. In 3 of these cases the tumours were anaplastic astrocytomas, the remaining tumours were: oligodendroglioma, meningioma, pituitary adenoma and metastases of renal carcinoma and skin melanoma. The clinical(More)
In the years 1971-1978 a group of 915 patients with subarachnoideal haemorrhage were treated at the Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Academy in Cracow. Surgical treatment was applied in 584 cases (63.82%). In 92 cases (10.05%) intensive treatment vas applied in view of deterioration in the course of the disease. The patients requiring intensive treatment(More)
The authors report a case of two aneurysms at the bifurcation of the basilar artery in a 47-year old housewife. The technique for the exclusion of the aneurysms from the cerebral circulation using the operating microscope is described. The course of the illness and the patient's condition several months after procedure are described.