Cranioplasty by means of molded polymethylmethacrylate prosthetic reconstruction after radical excision of neoplasms of the skull in two dogs.

@article{Bryant2003CranioplastyBM,
  title={Cranioplasty by means of molded polymethylmethacrylate prosthetic reconstruction after radical excision of neoplasms of the skull in two dogs.},
  author={Karen J Bryant and Howard N. Steinberg and Jonathan F McAnulty},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2003},
  volume={223 1},
  pages={
          67-72, 59
        }
}
Two dogs with osteoma or multilobulated tumor of bone of the skull were treated with large en bloc resections. The resections resulted in exposure of the brain above the horizon line of the remaining calvarium; in 1 dog, the removal of the dorsal orbital rims also exposed both orbits dorsally. Protection of the brain and exposed tissues and restoration of the cosmetic appearance of the skull were attempted by use of molded polymethylmethacrylate prosthetic reconstruction of the calvarium. The… CONTINUE READING

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