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Brain Edema

Some Clinical and Experimental Correlations
  • Shozo Ishii
  • Hiroshi Tsuji
  • Kazue Ozawa
  • Yushi Kondo
  • Joseph P. Evans


When the neurological surgeon has occasion to expose the brain in the presence of increased intracranial pressure, he indeed opens a Pandora’s box. Cushing in his Cameron Lectures of 1925 succinctly summarized his understanding of the problems of cerebrospinal fluid circulation as he and his contemporaries faced them (1). In the intervening forty years, particularly with the advent of more elaborate physiological recording techniques, with the development of experimental models simulating clinical conditions, and with the introduction of the electron microscope, a fuller, though even yet an incomplete, understanding of pressure problems has evolved.


Intracranial Pressure Brain Edema Experimental Correlation Acta Neuropath Vasopressor Response 


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  • Shozo Ishii
  • Hiroshi Tsuji
  • Kazue Ozawa
  • Yushi Kondo
  • Joseph P. Evans

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