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Microsurgery of Intracranial Tumors

Vol 1: Supratentorial Tumors

  • Wolfgang Seeger
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-1
  2. Wolfgang Seeger
    Pages 3-93
  3. Wolfgang Seeger
    Pages 94-207
  4. Wolfgang Seeger
    Pages 208-287
  5. Wolfgang Seeger
    Pages 289-447
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 449-458

About this book

Introduction

Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging allows now a better analysis of the relationship between intracranial tumors and the surrounding brain tissue. Even very small deepseated tumors can be identified during the operation by intraoperative ultrasound. These technological advances have had a great influence on indications, planning strategies and microsurgical techniques. The author shows the functional anatomy of the brain with the eye and the mind of a microsurgeon and demonstrates well known topographical relationships under the aspect of an utmost gentle operative approach.

Keywords

anatomy brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) microsurgery surgery surgical technique tumor

Authors and affiliations

  • Wolfgang Seeger
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of General Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery of the Neurosurgical ClinicUniversity of Freiburg i. Br.Federal Republic of Germany

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