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Autor(en):
Fichter, M. A.; Dornseifer, U.; Henke, J.; Schneider, K.T.M.; Kovacs, L.; Biemer, E.; Bruner, J.; Adzick, N. S.; Harrison, M. R.; Papadopulos, N. A. 
Titel:
Fetal Spina Bifida Repair -- Current Trends and Prospects of Intrauterine Neurosurgery 
Abstract:
Myelomeningocele is a common dysraphic defect leading to severe impairment throughout the patient’s lifetime. Although surgical closure of this anomaly is usually performed in the early postnatal period, an estimated 330 cases of intrauterine repair have been performed in a few specialized centers worldwide. It was hoped prenatal intervention would improve the prognosis of affected patients, and preliminary findings suggest a reduced incidence of shunt-dependent hydrocephalus, as well as an impr...    »
 
Stichworte:
Myelomeningocele; Fetal surgery; Spina bifida; Open neural tube defects; Dysraphic syndromes 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 
Jahr:
2008 
Band / Volume:
23 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
271--286 
Verlag / Institution:
S. Karger AG 
Verlagsort:
Basel, Switzerland 
Print-ISSN:
1421-9964 
E-ISSN:
1421-9964 
Hinweise:
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