Selective Amygdalo-Hippocampectomy Operative Anatomy and Surgical Technique

  • M. G. Yasargil
  • P. J. Teddy
  • P. Roth
Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 12)


The development in Zurich of selective amygdalo-hippocampectomy as a means of treating certain forms of epilepsy which were not necessarily related to gross structural lesions came about as a result of two main influences.


Optic Tract Sylvian Fissure Lateral Geniculate Body Temporal Horn Basilar Vein 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. G. Yasargil
    • 1
  • P. J. Teddy
    • 2
  • P. Roth
    • 1
  1. 1.University HospitalZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.The Radcliffe InfirmaryOxfordUK

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