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Craniotomy
MeSH HeadingCraniotomy
Tree NumberE04.525.190
Annotationdo not use / util except by MeSH definition
Scope NoteAny operation on the cranium or incision into the cranium. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Allowable QualifiersAE CL CT EC ED ES HI IS LJ MO MT NU PX RH SN ST TD UT VE
History Note65(64)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD003399


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Surgical Procedures, Operative [E04]
   Neurosurgical Procedures [E04.525]
Anterior Temporal Lobectomy [E04.525.044]
Brain Tissue Transplantation [E04.525.090]
Cerebral Decortication [E04.525.160]  +
Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts [E04.525.170]  +
Craniotomy [E04.525.190]
Decompressive Craniectomy [E04.525.190.200]
Denervation [E04.525.210]  +
Hypophysectomy [E04.525.400]
Laminectomy [E04.525.450]
Nerve Transfer [E04.525.550]
Neuroendoscopy [E04.525.562]
Pallidotomy [E04.525.575]
Psychosurgery [E04.525.600]
Split-Brain Procedure [E04.525.770]
Stereotaxic Techniques [E04.525.800]  +
Trephining [E04.525.850]

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