Intraoperative management of an infant with a nasofrontal encephalocele.

@article{Sloan1992IntraoperativeMO,
  title={Intraoperative management of an infant with a nasofrontal encephalocele.},
  author={Elizabeth K Sloan},
  journal={Today's OR nurse},
  year={1992},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={6-10}
}
1. An encephalocele is a congenital malformation in which the structures of the central nervous system, in communication with cerebrospinal fluid pathways, herniate through a cranial defect. 2. Classification of encephaloceles depends on their anatomical location within the cranium, and the prognosis and treatment largely depend on the site of such defects… CONTINUE READING