Encephalocele--a single institution African experience.

  title={Encephalocele--a single institution African experience.},
  author={N Munyi and D Poenaru and Richard J Bransford and Leland Albright},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  volume={86 2},
OBJECTIVE This study seeks to find out the presentation, management and complications of encephaloceles in an African setting. DESIGN a retrospective study reviewing the age and sex of the patients, type and contents of encephaloceles, associated anomalies, preoperative evaluation and investigations, surgical approaches, intra- and post-operative complications as well as follow-up outcomes. SETTING Bethany Crippled Children's centre and Bethanykids at Kijabe Hospital (BKKH), between January… CONTINUE READING