Stereotactic excision of deep brain lesions using probe guided brain retractor

A. A. Patil

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A probe guided brain retractor is described. The capability of it being guided by a probe allows it to be used for stereotactic excision of deep brain lesions. It can also be used with the ultrasound guided probe. Method of use with the stereotactic probe and early surgical experience is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)150-152
Number of pages3
JournalActa Neurochirurgica
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 1987



  • Stereotaxis
  • deep brain lesions
  • microsurgery
  • ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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