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Retromastoid cisternal Ommaya reservoir for intrathecal therapy of coccidioidomycosis meningitis. Technical note.

Authors
  • Wrobel, C J
  • Alksne, J F
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of neurosurgery
Publication Date
Sep 01, 1992
Volume
77
Issue
3
Pages
476–477
Identifiers
PMID: 1506899
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A method is described that simplifies placement of an Ommaya reservoir for chronic access to the basilar cisterns. This technique is useful in treating coccidioidomycosis and other fungal meningitides.

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