Brain aneurysm repair
A brain aneurysm occurs when a blood vessel in the brain has a risk of rupture.
Its repair consists of placing a metal clip and seal the blood vessel to prevent
it from bursting and bleeding on the brain.
Chronic subdural hematoma
A chronic subdural hematoma is a collection of old blood between the brain and
the dura. Surgical treatment consists on help relieve the pressure and
facilitate the drainage of blood and fluids.
A lumbar puncture and spinal tap is a procedure used to help diagnose disorders
of the central nervous system, such as epilepsy and meningitis. The test
consists of extracting a small sample of cerebrospinal fluid.
Vertebral augmentation is a series of minimally invasive procedures used to
stabilize the spine. Two of the most common procedures are vertebroplasty and