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By Franco DeMonte, Michael W. McDermott, Ossama Al-Mefty

This is a superb booklet and a wanted replace. For
anyone attracted to learning this particular neoplasm in depth,this e-book is
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Al-Mefty's Meningiomas, moment Edition is the definitive advisor to
meningioma analysis, therapy, and surgical procedure, and displays over a decade of
major advances within the prognosis and administration of either intracranial and spinal
meningiomas because the first variation used to be published.


  • New to this variation: details on molecular
    biology, traditional historical past and development charges, the increase of radiosurgery as a
    attainable remedy alternative, and masses extra

  • Over 500 fine quality radiographic photographs and
    full-color illustrations reveal anatomy and surgical procedure

  • In-depth assurance of intraoperative MRI and
    endoscopic resection

  • Key issues frequently lacking from different meningiomas texts together with caseload administration, and postoperative caliber of lifestyles issues

This landmark reference will increase the precision and surgical talents of each clinician or resident in neurosurgery or neurology.

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3 Anatomy and Biology of the Leptomeninges its free edge that comprises the incisura, the tentorium is firmly anchored to the inner surface of the temporal, parietal, and occipital bones at its margins. Anteriorly, the free edges of the incisura pass over the trigeminal ganglion to insert onto the petrous apex and the anterior and posterior clinoid processes. These insertions form three dural folds: the anterior and posterior petroclinoid folds and the interclinoid fold. Together, these dural folds form the oculomotor trigone, through which the oculomotor nerve enters the cavernous sinus.

The surgical treatment of intracranial tumors (meningiomas). In: Olivecrona H, Tonnis W, eds. Handbuch der Neurochirurgie IV/4. indd 20 52. McDermott MW, Rootman J, Durity FA. Subperiosteal, subperiorbital dissection and division of the anterior and posterior ethmoid arteries for meningiomas of the cribriform plate and planum sphenoidale: technical note. Neurosurgery 1995;36(6):1215–1218, discussion 1218–1219 53. Day JD. Cranial base surgical techniques for large sphenocavernous meningiomas: technical note.

Gene expression of fibroblast growth factors in human gliomas and meningiomas: demonstration of cellular source of basic fibroblast growth factor mRNA and peptide in tumor tissues. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1990;87(15):5710–5714 96. Al-Mefty O, Fox JL, Smith RR. Petrosal approach for petroclival meningiomas. Neurosurgery 1988;22(3):510–517 97. Chan RC, Thompson GB. Morbidity, mortality, and quality of life following surgery for intracranial meningiomas: a retrospective study in 257 cases. J Neurosurg 1984;60(1):52–60 98.

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