K V R Sastry

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Five cases of spinal intramedullary tuberculomas (IMT) and one case of spinal intramedullary tuberculous abscess (ITA) are presented. Gd enhanced MRI revealed ring enhancing lesion with central hypodensity, suggesting granulomatous pathology. Surgical excision of the intramedullary lesions was carried out in four cases, while two patients received(More)
OBJECTIVE Several autopsy studies of head injury are available but pathology of brainstem and hypothalamic injuries are addressed in very few of them. We studied brains of 47 patients who succumbed to head injury, with special attention to topographical distribution of brainstem and hypothalamic injuries. MATERIAL AND METHODS Brains retrieved at autopsy(More)
INTRODUCTION We present a retrospective study of distal anterior cerebral artery (DACA) aneurysms operated at our institute. MATERIAL AND METHODS From 1988 to 2013, a total of 132 DACA aneurysms were managed surgically. The retrospective data of these patients was collected and analysed. RESULTS They comprised 6.2% of all 2137 aneurysms operated during(More)
Epitheloid hemangiomas are benign vascular lesions composed of epitheloid endothelial-cell-lined channels. We report an unusual case of a purely extradural non-osseous spinal epitheloid hemangioma presenting with quadriparesis. A 5-year-old boy presented with neck pain and quadriparesis following a trivial fall. MRI revealed a mixed intensity extradural(More)
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