Cranioplasty

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Bruno Di Muzio et al.

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
Section: Gamuts
Tag: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cranioplasties

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  • Case 1: Methyl-methacrylate
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