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  • drape
  • 2. The craniotomy drape of claim 1 , further comprising a fenestration in the main sheet. (google.com)
  • 3. The craniotomy drape of claim 2 , further comprising an absorbent sheet layered on top of the main sheet, said absorbent sheet includes a fenestration incident to the fenestration of the main sheet. (google.com)
  • 4. The craniotomy drape of claim 3 , further comprising an incise sheet between the main sheet and the absorbent sheet, wherein the incise sheet has an adhesive side, and further comprising a releasable layer on the adhesive side of the incise sheet. (google.com)
  • 5. The craniotomy drape of claim 3 , further comprising a fenestrated run-off pouch affixed to the absorbent sheet, with a back-side fenestration surrounding the fenestration of the main sheet, and a front-side fenestration. (google.com)
  • 6. The craniotomy drape of claim 5 , wherein the run-off pouch includes a drain port, a solids screen, and a ductile material near the edge of the front-side fenestration. (google.com)
  • 7. The craniotomy drape of claim 6 , wherein the ductile material is metal wire. (google.com)
  • 8. The craniotomy drape of claim 3 , further comprising at least one tube holder attached either directly to the main sheet or to the absorbent sheet. (google.com)
  • 15. A method of draping a patient for craniotomy procedures comprising using the craniotomy drape of claim 1 . (google.com)
  • incision
  • The extended bifrontal craniotomy involves making an incision in the scalp behind the hairline and removing the bone that forms the contour of the orbits and the forehead. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • We present four cases of headache with variable intensity, located in close proximity to a craniotomy incision which was performed for non-traumatic reasons. (scielo.br)
  • Scans
  • Some craniotomy procedures may use the guidance of computers and imaging (magnetic resonance imaging [MRI] or computerized tomography [CT] scans) to reach the precise location within the brain that is to be treated. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • For some craniotomy procedures, doctors use computers and imaging (magnetic resonance imaging [MRI] or computerized tomography [CT] scans). (lifebridgehealth.org)
  • Before the operation, the patient will have undergone diagnostic procedures such as computed tomography scans (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to determine the underlying problem that required the craniotomy and to get a better look at the brain's structure. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • scalp
  • Codeine may be given to relieve the headache that may occur as a result of stretching or irritation of the nerves of the scalp that happens during the craniotomy. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • strategies
  • We describe our initial results that suggest that augmented reality can play an important role in tailoring the size and shape of the craniotomy and for evaluating intra-operative surgical strategies. (springer.com)
  • allow
  • This gave him the idea that he could treat even the larger inoperable tumors safely with LITT if he combined it with a very small craniotomy (a small opening in the head) which would allow him to "suck out" the cooked tumor to prevent swelling. (eurekalert.org)