Procedures of Neurology
Over 140 different forms of brain tumors exist, and they are divided into two groups:
- Primary Tumors are less hazardous since they do not spread outside of the brain and remain contained there.
- MetastaticCancers typically develop in other body areas before migrating to the brain through blood vessels or lymph nodes.
Deep Brain Stimulation in India is often referred to as “the Brain’s Pacemaker.”
A surgical procedure known as deep brain stimulation (DBS) involves implanting electrodes in the brain and administering electrical impulses to stop or alter the aberrant activity that causes symptoms.
There are four components ...
Cerebral shunts/VP Shunts are commonly used to treat hydrocephalus, the swelling of the brain due to excess buildup of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). They are used to remove excess cerebrospinal fluid from the cranium cavity, as extra fluid raises the pressure inside the cranium, causing brain tissue damage. The shunt assists in draining excess fluid and maintaining normal pressure inside the ...