Versatile Use of Intraoperative Ultrasound Guidance for Brain Puncture.

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Unal T. C. , Gulsever C. I. , Sahin D., Dagdeviren H. E. , Dolas I., Sabanci P. A. , ...More

Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.), vol.21, pp.409-417, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/ons/opab330
  • Title of Journal : Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.)
  • Page Numbers: pp.409-417
  • Keywords: Endoscopic third ventriculostomy, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension, Interhemispheric empyema, Intraoperative ultrasound, Ommaya, Stereotactic biopsy, Ventriculoperitoneal shunt, VENTRICULAR CATHETER TIP, NEURONAVIGATION, PLACEMENT, LOCATION, OUTCOMES, SURGERY, BIOPSY, EXPERIENCE, RESECTION


BACKGROUND Intraoperative ultrasound (iUS) is an effective guidance and imaging system commonly used in neuro-oncological surgery. Despite the versatility of iUS, its utility for single burr hole puncture guidance remains fairly underappreciated.