| Home | E-Submission | Sitemap | Editorial Office |  
top_img
Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society > Volume 13(1); 1984 > Article
Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 1984;13(1): 127-130.
The Use of Nd-YAG Laser in Neurosurgery.
Kil Soo Choi, Hyun Jip Kim
Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.
ABSTRACT
The authors report our experiences with the use of Nd-YAG laser in extripation of selected intracranial tumors:5 Meningiomas, 1 Acoustic neurinoma, 1 Hemangioendothelioma and 1 Oligodendroglioma. The Nd-YAG laser is very helpful to coagulate the pathologic vessels. And because of it's excellent coagulation the Nd-YAG laser is particularly useful when applied in highly vascular tumor as well as in high contents of mesenchymal structures within the tumors.
Key Words: Nd-YAG laser; Highly vascular tumor; Coagulation
TOOLS
PDF Links  PDF Links
Full text via DOI  Full text via DOI
Download Citation  Download Citation
CrossRef TDM  CrossRef TDM
  E-Mail
Share:      
METRICS
631
View
39
Download
Related articles
Surgical Informed Consent Process in Neurosurgery  2017 July;60(4)
A Case of Trigemjinal Neurinoma in Puberty.  1974 June;3(1)
Two Cases of Entrapment Neuropathy.  1976 June;5(1)
Problems of Massive Transfusion in Neurosurgical Field.  1976 October;5(2)
The CO2 Laser in Brain Tumor Surgery.  1982 September;11(3)
Editorial Office
#402, 27 Chilparo, Jung-gu, Seoul 04511, Korea
TEL: +82-2-525-7552   FAX: +82-2-525-7554   E-mail: kns61@neurosurgery.or.kr
About |  Browse Articles |  Current Issue |  For Authors and Reviewers
Copyright © Korean Neurosurgical Society. All rights reserved.                 Developed in M2PI
Close layer
prev next