Preoperative Care of the Newborn with Myelomeningocele

  • M. Memet Özek


Children with spina bifida comprise one of the largest groups of patients for whom pediatric neurosurgeons care. Management of these children is extraordinarily complex and may require the integrated efforts of caregivers from many disciplines.


Spina Bifida Neural Tube Defect Chiari Malformation Delivery Room Craniocervical Junction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Memet Özek
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric NeurosurgeryMarmara University Medical CenterIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryIstanbulTurkey

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