Transcallosal approach to the anterior ventricular system

Neurosurgery. Nov-Dec 1978;3(3):339-43. doi: 10.1227/00006123-197811000-00001.

Abstract

Using an anterior transcallosal approach, we operated upon 25 patients with lateral and 3rd ventricular lesions. The facility of this route is discussed, and the operative technique is presented.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Astrocytoma / surgery*
  • Brain Diseases / surgery
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / surgery
  • Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms / surgery*
  • Child
  • Corpus Callosum / surgery
  • Craniopharyngioma / surgery*
  • Cysts / surgery
  • Hamartoma / surgery
  • Hematoma / surgery
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Methods
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Postoperative Complications