Unusual life saving application of intra-operative ultrasound: case report.


:We report the case of a young woman who developed brain swelling during an ultrasound-guided craniotomy for tumour. A contralateral acute extradural haematoma was identified with the ultrasound and removed. No cause for the extradural was found.


Br J Neurosurg


Tsermoulas G,Mitchell P




Has Abstract


2011-06-01 00:00:00












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