|IN THE MEMORY OF MY GREAT TEACHER|
This site is directed mainly to the medical audience and neurosurgeons, partially aimed to present the operative and academic activities of Prof. Munir A. Elias Shawash over 27 years period. Here the neurosurgeon can find the standards and new modifications in the treatment strategies in paraplegia, brain tumor, spinal cord injuries, head injury, pain management strategies, including neuralgia of different etiologies, movement disorders. Neurosurgeon needs a very long way to understand that, experience is important in this field of medicine - neurosurgery.
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Anterior & lateral spinal cysts
Avoidance of cosmetic deformity in petroclival approaches
Brown-Sequard syndrome due to PCD C5-6
Cervical discectomy-new concepts
Discectomy prolapsed lumbar disc
Drilling help minimize surgical trauma during flavotomy
ENT Induced complications
Extensive glomus jugulare resection & facial anastamosis direct from the brainstem
Optic chiasm glioma
Metastatic brain tumors
Single metastatic brain tumors
Basics in metastatic brain tumors
Prolapsed dorsal disc
Highly malignant endocrine carcinoma mimicking posterior clinoid meningioma
List of neurosurgical operations performed by the author during 1980-1996
Modified osteoplastic midline suboccipital approach
Neurenteric Cyst -Case Report
New method in cubital tunnel release.
Old established standards of carpal tunnel release.
Recurrent prolapsed lumbar disc
Spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage.
Tethered cord syndrome
Tuberculous granulomatous compression of the cervical spine
Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
Cervical Partial Coporectomy
When Hi-Tech is not needed!