Decompressive Cranioplasty in a Patient with Osteopetrosis.

@article{Alsahlawi2017DecompressiveCI,
  title={Decompressive Cranioplasty in a Patient with Osteopetrosis.},
  author={Aysha Alsahlawi and Aishah Ekhzaimy and Daniah Alshowair and Abdulrazag Ajlan},
  journal={World neurosurgery},
  year={2017},
  volume={108},
  pages={991.e1-991.e5}
}
BACKGROUND Osteopetrosis is a heterogeneous group of uncommon congenital disorders that causes bony sclerosis and remodeling. Patients who are symptomatic can show significant neurologic consequences with the involvement of cranial nerves and symptoms of increased intracranial pressure (ICP). CASE DESCRIPTION We report an unusual case of a 26-year-old… CONTINUE READING