A novel technique for surgical resection of spinal meningioma.

@article{Saito2001ANT,
  title={A novel technique for surgical resection of spinal meningioma.},
  author={Toshio Saito and Takeshi Arizono and Takeshi Maeda and Kazumasa Terada and Yasuo Iwamoto},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2001},
  volume={26 16},
  pages={1805-8}
}
STUDY DESIGN A technical note. OBJECTIVES To describe and discuss a novel technique for surgical resection of spinal meningioma. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA With conventional methods for surgical resection of isolated intradural spinal meningioma, there are two ways of dealing with the dural attachment of the tumor. One is complete resection of the involved dura together with the tumor, and the other is coagulation only of the tumor base of the dura. In the case of the novel technique herein… CONTINUE READING