CASE 1- A case of Schwannoma –
Surgery done: D5 and D6 LAMINECTOMY WITH EXCISION OF INTRADURAL EXTRAMEDULLARY SCHWANNOMAEverything was going fine in Mr.Z ‘s life but one fine day he suddenly developed weakness in the lower limbs. He not only had difficulty in walking but also could not pass urine. Finally he visited MVJ Brains Hospital and sought neuro opinion.
Mr. Z was immediately admitted and MRI scan was done which showed Intradural Extramedulary space occupying lesion in D6 region which was diagnosed as Schwannoma.
D5-D6 Laminectomy with Excision of Intradural Extramedulary lesion was planned and succesfully done by Neurosurgeon Dr Venkataramana and Dr Manohar. Dr Pradeep was Neuro anesthetist.
Post operatively Mr. Z’s strength in the limbs improved and he was able to walk on second day after surgery.
CASE 2- A case of communited frontal fracture of skull.
Surgery done: Debridement carniotomy with Dural repair with exteriorisation of frontal sinus
Mr. XY a 21 year old male met with an accident near Sulibelle, Devanahalli road at 7pm, on 18.07.2018. He sustained injuries to his head and face. He was shifted to immediately to MVJ Brains Hospital and CT scan was done.
CT scan showed Comminuted frontal compound depressed fracture, multiple fractures involving the facial skeleton and orbit. Patient was also found to have CSF leak through the nose as a consequence of these injuries.
Patient was shifted to operation theater on emergency basis and Surgical repair of the frontal bone fracture with dural repair was done. Post-operatively patient GCS
improved, drain was removed on day 3, No CSF leak was seen, Patient was neurologically stable and was discharged.