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Research & Reviews  342 results

Atretic Cephalocele and Encephalocele: A single institution clinicopathological study.
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Lang-Orsini M, Champion SN et. al.

Jan 27th, 2023 - Encephaloceles are neural tube defects characterized by herniation of meninges, neural tissue and cerebrospinal fluid, while atretic cephaloceles denote a rudimentary connection to the intracranial space with absence of herniated neural tissue and...

Progressive Vision Loss in an Adult With Congenital Optic Nerve Coloboma, Hydrocephalus...
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Wotipka EK, Karowadia KM et. al.

Jan 25th, 2023 - Progressive Vision Loss in an Adult With Congenital Optic Nerve Coloboma, Hydrocephalus, and Basal Encephalocele.|2023|Wotipka EK,Karowadia KM,Davila PA,Laylani NA,Lee AG,|

Hydrocephalus in patients with encephalocele: introduction of a scoring system for esti...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Kankam SB, Nejat A et. al.

Jan 15th, 2023 - The goal of this study was to investigate and identify the predictors associated with the incidence of hydrocephalus requiring shunt insertion in patients with encephalocele (EC), and to develop a scoring system to estimate the probability of hydr...

Treatment of Chiari III Malformation in Infant with 4K 3D ORBEYE Exoscope.
World Neurosurgery; Gorgoglione ML, Laera R et. al.

Jan 15th, 2023 - Chiari malformation (CM)-III is the rarest anomaly among CMs.1 Treatment of choice is surgical repair,2 although poor outcome and postoperative mortality has been reported.3 Surgical timing is still debated.4,5 We present the case of a male infant...

Large Vertex Encephaloceles: Management and Outcomes.
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Schneider H, Cappitelli A et. al.

Jan 7th, 2023 - Complex vertex and posterior encephaloceles containing brain tissue have uncertain prognosis and high operative risk. Patients may not be offered operative intervention depending on local and regional specialist expertise. The authors present thei...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Metals/Vitamins Levels in NTD

Aug 31st, 2021 - Detailed Description: This observational case-control study will be conducted at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cengiz Gokcek Public Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey, between August 2020 and March 2021. The protocol was approved by the Et...

Clinical and Molecular Investigations Into Ciliopathies

Feb 21st, 2021 - Human diseases caused by defects of the primary cilium (ciliopathies) are a group of distinct disorders with overlapping features. Clinical features of ciliopathies include fibrocystic disease of the kidneys and liver, retinal degeneration, obesit...

Vitamin B9 Supplementation Recommendations in Rennes CHU

Dec 12th, 2019 - Neural tube closure defects are among the most common birth defects. They are also called Spina Bifida or spinal dysraphism. According to the latest epidemiological studies in Europe based on the EUROCAT register (1991-2011), the prevalence of neu...

Assessment of the Prevalence of Genes AHI1, NPHP1 and CEP290 in Joubert Syndrome

Jun 3rd, 2010 - Design: multicentric Aims of this study: to describe clinical and genetic basis of Joubert syndrome and cerebello-oculo-renal syndromes.Joubert syndrome (JS) is characterized by hypotonia, abnormal ocular movements and neonatal breathing dysregula...

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News  14 results

How to Swab a Patient for COVID After a Tracheostomy

Nov 11th, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, medical advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. I would like to welcome Dr Nina Shapiro, a professor and director of pediatric otolaryngology at the Da...

CSF Leak From COVID-19 Nasal Swab Reported

Oct 1st, 2020 - Nasal swabbing to test for COVID-19 may have caused a patient to begin leaking cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), researchers reported. The woman in her 40s underwent testing prior to an elective hernia repair, and shortly thereafter developed a variety o...

First Report of CSF Leak After COVID-19 Nasal Swab Testing

Oct 1st, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. A rare case of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak occurred after a healthcare worker inadvertently swabbed a previously unidentified encephalocele dur...

Prenatal, postnatal neuroimaging IDs most Zika-related brain injuries
Jeff Craven

Dec 4th, 2018 - Prenatal ultrasound can identify most abnormalities in fetuses exposed to Zika virus during pregnancy, and neuroimaging after birth can detect infant exposure in cases that appeared normal on prenatal ultrasound, according to research published in.

Prenatal Ultrasound Detects Most Zika Brain Abnormalities

Nov 26th, 2018 - While prenatal ultrasound imaging detected fetal abnormalities among most infants with intrauterine exposure to Zika virus, a few had abnormalities that were only seen during postnatal imaging, researchers found. In a cohort of 82 pregnant women, ...

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