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Reconstructive Surgery of the Head

  • P. Harris
  • I. T. Jackson
  • J. C. McGregor
Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 8)

Abstract

In everyday practice in neurosurgery reconstructive surgery in the form of repair of scalp and of skull defects is often required, and although this may be a routine neurosurgical procedure, technical problems and decisions of timing require careful consideration, otherwise complications may arise and the cosmetic result may be unsatisfactory.

Keywords

Fibrous Dysplasia Bone Flap Skull Defect Medial Orbital Wall Scalp Flap 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Harris
    • 1
  • I. T. Jackson
    • 2
  • J. C. McGregor
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Surgical NeurologyUniversity of EdinburghGreat Britain
  2. 2.Mayo Clinic; Mayo Medical SchoolUniversity of MinnesotaRochesterUSA
  3. 3.Bangour General HospitalBroxburn, West LothianGreat Britain

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