Vikas Vazhayil

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Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare condition, and even rare is cervical spine involvement. A 9-year-old girl had neck pain, neck tilt and left upper limb weakness, occasional fever and positive family history of tuberculosis. Imaging showed C5 vertebral body collapse with epidural and prevertebral soft tissue collection causing cord and nerve(More)
BACKGROUND Ipsilateral hemiballismus refers to the rare occurrence of hemiballism developing on the same side of a brain lesion. CASE REPORT We describe a rare case of postoperative ipsilateral hemiballism in a patient who underwent pituitary adenoma resection and experienced a right internal cerebral artery territory infarct. We review the literature on(More)
Modern digital world produces massive amount of data generally refereed as Big Data, which play important roles in dictating the quality of our lives. Relationships among such data have high value, but extremely complex task to establish. Medical Field is one of the major big data sources which produces big volume of data. Modern surgical tools have the(More)
Intracranial Langerhans cell histiocytosis commonly presents as skull lesions in children. An intratumoral cyst with fluid level and epidural hematoma occurring with eosinophilic granuloma is very rare. We report a 15-year-old boy who presented with a spontaneous epidural hematoma which was the result of a temporal eosinophilic granuloma. Multiple(More)
BACKGROUND Hemangiomas of the bone are benign, uncommon, slow growing lesions of the bone accounting for less than 1.0% of all bony neoplasms. Intra osseous occipital hemangiomas are very rare and occipital hemangioma presenting with features of raised intracranial tension is still rare, till now only 2 of such cases are reported. CASE DESCRIPTION In this(More)
Transcranial clipping of most posterior circulation aneurysms is one of the most difficult procedures, with high morbidity, and endovascular coiling is an alternative with less risk, but is not devoid of complications and not suitable for all aneurysms. Here we describe four cases of posterior circulation aneurysms clipped via the extended endoscopic(More)
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