Brain surgery

Craniotomy; Surgery - brain; Neurosurgery; Craniectomy; Stereotactic craniotomy; Stereotactic brain biopsy; Endoscopic craniotomy

Brain surgery is an operation to treat problems in the brain and surrounding structures.

Before and after hematoma repair

Brain surgery may be needed in treatment of subdural hematoma to remove blood and to decrease intracranial pressure. The outcome of the surgery depends on the source, severity, and location of the problem.

Craniotomy - series

The brain is located inside the cranium. The cranium is a set of bones which makes up the skull, and protects and holds the brain.

Description

Why the Procedure Is Performed

Risks

Before the Procedure

After the Procedure

Outlook (Prognosis)