Placement of intracerebral depth electrodes during excisional surgery for epilepsy: Value of intraoperative ultrasound Article

Altman, NR, Duchowny, MS, Jayakar, P et al. (1992). Placement of intracerebral depth electrodes during excisional surgery for epilepsy: Value of intraoperative ultrasound . 13(1), 254-256.



cited authors

  • Altman, NR; Duchowny, MS; Jayakar, P; Resnick, TJ; Alvarez, LA; Morrison, G

fiu authors

abstract

  • The authors describe the use of intraoperative US for directing placement of depth electrodes for the localization of seizure foci prior to temporal lobectomy. They used this technique in seven patients (six undergoing temporal and one frontal resection), and encountered no complications.

publication date

  • January 1, 1992

start page

  • 254

end page

  • 256

volume

  • 13

issue

  • 1