Corticotomy closure avoids subdural collections after hemispherotomy.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Subdural collection is a possible adverse event that can occur after hemispherotomy. OBJECTIVE : We describe our surgical technique to avoid subdural collection after peri-insular hemispherotomy in children. METHODS Since 2008, we have closed the corticotomy with interrupted pial sutures and fibrinogen glue in 16 patients. RESULTS This… (More)
DOI: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e3181f742b2

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