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By Franco DeMonte, Michael W. McDermott, Ossama Al-Mefty

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Al-Mefty's Meningiomas, moment Edition is the definitive advisor to
meningioma prognosis, therapy, and surgical procedure, and displays over a decade of
major advances within the prognosis and administration of either intracranial and spinal
meningiomas because the first version used to be published.


  • New to this version: info on molecular
    biology, normal historical past and development premiums, the increase of radiosurgery as a
    achievable therapy choice, and lots more and plenty extra

  • Over 500 top quality radiographic pictures and
    full-color illustrations reveal anatomy and surgical procedure

  • In-depth insurance of intraoperative MRI and
    endoscopic resection

  • Key subject matters usually lacking from different meningiomas texts together with caseload administration, and postoperative caliber of lifestyles issues

This landmark reference will increase the precision and surgical abilities of each clinician or resident in neurosurgery or neurology.

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D. Anderson Cancer Center. 7 Historically, the existence of a subdural space has been advocated as a naturally occurring space, or potential space similar to those found in serous cavities such as pleural, pericardial, or peritoneal cavities. Embryological and histological studies, however, do not support such a concept. 6 Instead, the characterization of the dural border cell layer identifies a structurally weak layer at the dura–arachnoid junction. Sandwiched between the dural layer dense in collagen and the arachnoid layer reinforced with cellular junctions, the dural border cell layer represents the plane of least resistance.

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