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Temporal craniotomy

Temporal craniotomy

Temporal craniotomy: A temporal craniotomy is an incision through the side of the skull and above the ear to access the brain. A section of bone, called a bone flap, is removed and stitched back in place after the operation.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Temporal craniotomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Temporal craniotomy:

Anesthetic Requirements for Temporal craniotomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Temporal craniotomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Temporal craniotomy

Possible surgical complications of Temporal craniotomy may include:

Temporal craniotomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Temporal craniotomy: One to four weeks or longer.

Temporal craniotomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Temporal craniotomy) include:

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