In this chapter some of the more usual pitfalls in stereotactic surgery will be mentioned. It is only possible to make a rough distinction between technical problems on the one hand and pitfalls presented by the underlying pathology on the other.


False Negative Result Mass Lesion Stereotactic Biopsy Venous Malformation Sylvian Fissure 
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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Andries Bosch
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  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgerySt. Elisabeth HospitalTilburgThe Netherlands

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