[Surgery of posterior cranial fossa tumors in children in the prone position. The surgical technique features].

@article{Kushel2018SurgeryOP,
  title={[Surgery of posterior cranial fossa tumors in children in the prone position. The surgical technique features].},
  author={Yu V Kushel' and Vadim S. Sorokin and B Z Chel'diev and A R Tekoev},
  journal={Zhurnal voprosy neirokhirurgii imeni N. N. Burdenko},
  year={2018},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={
          36-41
        }
}
Posterior cranial fossa tumors are the most common neuro-oncological pathology of childhood. More than half of them are located along the midline, occupying the cerebellar vermis and 4th ventricle cavity. Historically, most of these tumors were operated on with the patient in sitting position. This tendency has significantly changed in the last 30 years… CONTINUE READING