Studies

October 26, 2021

Thoracic Spinal Cord Tumor Case Presentation

Surgery was offered for spinal cord preservation, neurologic preservation, symptomatic management, histopathologic diagnosis, and to decrease the tumor burden. Dr. Gaudin performed an uneventful T7-T9 motion-sparing […]
October 26, 2021

A woman with rapid deterioration in vision – Meningioma

Dr. Brisman started the patient on steroids to reduce the surrounding edema. After a few days, the patient did note some improvement in her vision. Due […]
October 26, 2021

Brain Metastasis

Figure 1: Sagittal post-contrast MRI. Figure 2: Axial post-contrast MRI. Postoperative images looked good (Figure 3). The patient felt better after surgery. His headaches were much […]
October 26, 2021

Spinal Embolization Treats Aggressive Comprehensive T3 Verterbral Body Hemangioma

Figure 1. A) Sagittal T2 MRI demonstrates aggressive hyperintense T3 hemangioma involving the body and posterior elements compressing the thoracic spinal cord (arrows) Figure 1. B […]
October 26, 2021

25 year old woman with Brain AVM (arteriovenous malformation)

Examination: Her general and neurological examinations were normal. She was alert and oriented. Her cranial nerves were intact and her motor and sensory examinations were normal. […]
October 26, 2021

Direct Carotid Cavernous Fistula (CCF)

A 60-year-old woman who is otherwise healthy who presented with progressive right-sided pulsatile tinnitus for 4-6 weeks. She underwent extensive evaluation by her PCP and ENT […]
October 26, 2021

The (Not-So) Curious Case of a Man with Two Brain Aneurysms

Figure 1. Two stable unruptured left middle cerebral artery aneurysms; 5mm (M1, left column) and 7mm (M2, right column); 2007 (top row) and 2019 (bottom row). […]
October 26, 2021

Surgical Correction of Thoracolumbar Kyphoscoliosis Deformity

Preop Postop This is a 70-year-old female who has been suffering from progressively worsening back pain for the past decade. She developed a kyphoscoliosis deformity as […]
October 26, 2021

“LASS WITH EAR MASS”: EXTRA-CRANIAL AVM DIAGNOSIS & TREATMENT.

Fig.1 Posterior aspect of Left Ear. Shortly after embolization, the AVM area can be appreciated with the reaction to the NBCA. The swollen area, upon physical […]