Surgery of Craniostenosis in Advanced Cases

A Method of Extensive Subperiosteal Resection of the Vault and Base of the Skull Followed by Bone Regeneration
  • H. Powiertowski
Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 1)


During the last twenty years, since children began to be operated on within the first few months after birth, the results of surgical treatment of craniostenosis have greatly improved, although not to the same degree in all forms (Anderson et al. 1965, McLaurin et al. 1952, Matson 1960, Pawl et al. 1972, Seeger et al. 1971, Shillito et al. 1968, Teng 1962).


Optic Nerve Dura Mater Adrenal Insufficiency Advance Case Cranial Vault 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Powiertowski
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Silesia Academy of Medicine, KatowiceInstitute of SurgeryReptyPoland
  2. 2.Department of NeurotraumatologyMiners’ Rehabilitation CentreReptyPoland

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