Anterior third ventricular height and infundibulochiasmatic angle: two novel measurements to predict clinical success of endoscopic third ventriculostomy in the early postoperative period.


Gürbüz M. S. , Dağçınar A., Bayri Y., Şeker A., Güçlü H.

Journal of neurosurgery, pp.1-9, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3171/2019.1.jns181330
  • Title of Journal : Journal of neurosurgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-9

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The authors sought to develop a set of parameters that reliably predict the clinical success of endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) when assessed before and after the operation, and to establish a plan for MRI follow-up after this procedure.