Cranioplasty

Cranioplasty is the surgical intervention to repair cranial defects, and is mostly performed after traumatic injuries. The procedure is performed using different materials and techniques, with no consensus about the best option. Methyl methacrylate is the prosthetic material most extensively used in this procedure.

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rID: 36615
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cranioplasties

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  • Case 1: Methyl methacrylate
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