Surgical Treatment of Central Nervous System Malformations

  • Mirko Scagnet
  • Federico Mussa
  • Flavio Giordano
  • Regina Mura
  • Elena Arcovio
  • Massimiliano Sanzo
  • Pier Arturo Donati
  • Barbara Spacca
  • Manuela Grandoni
  • Giuseppe Oliveri
  • Lorenzo GenitoriEmail author


The surgical treatment of CNS malformations is a big challenge for neurosurgeons. The developing technologies, from the new radiological imaging techniques as well the surgical armamentarium, and the improving of knowledge of such diseases, have dramatically changed the opportunity to treat the different malformations with best results and quality of life for patients and family.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mirko Scagnet
    • 1
  • Federico Mussa
    • 1
  • Flavio Giordano
    • 1
  • Regina Mura
    • 1
  • Elena Arcovio
    • 1
  • Massimiliano Sanzo
    • 1
  • Pier Arturo Donati
    • 1
  • Barbara Spacca
    • 1
  • Manuela Grandoni
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Oliveri
    • 2
  • Lorenzo Genitori
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryOspedale Pediatrico MeyerFirenzeItaly
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryPoliclinico Le ScotteSienaItaly

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