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Meningoencephalocele

Known as: Encephalomeningocele 
A congenital neural tube closure defect resulting in the protrusion of the brain and meninges through a skull opening.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Meckel syndrome (MKS) is a rare autosomal recessive disease causing perinatal lethality associated with a complex syndrome that… Expand
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical presentation and the radiological and surgical findings in patients with spontaneous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Joubert syndrome (JS) is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by cerebellar vermis hypoplasia associated with hypotonia… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Meckel syndrome (MKS) is a severe fetal developmental disorder reported in most populations. The clinical hallmarks are occipital… Expand
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2003
2003
This study reevaluates a surgical technique known as the Chula technique, previously reported in 1991 for correction of… Expand
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1999
1999
The endoscopic transpterygoid approach appears to be a viable treatment option for selected patients with an encephalocele or… Expand
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1991
1991
Forty-five patients born with frontoethmoidal encephalomeningoceles were treated using the craniofacial technique of one-stage… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
✓ Cranial defects and cerebral abnormalities as revealed by postmortem dissection in 12 patients with sincipital… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
regarded the nurses’ comments about the child’s abnormal breathing. A year later, Dr P P Demers referred this patient’s baby… Expand
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1966
1966
M ENINGOCELE in the anterior pa r t of the head is a rare condition in Europe and America, 7,9'13 but appears to be common in… Expand
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