International Journal of Neurosurgery


Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2023

  • Percutaneous Ozone Discolysis in the Treatment of Lumboradiculalgia (LBR) by Disc Herniation About a Prospective Study of 298 Cases

    Denlewende Sylvain Zabsonre, Wendlassida Joelle Stephanie Tiendrebeogo / Zabsonre, Abdoulaye Sanou, Valentin Bonkoungou, Yakouba Haro, Inoussa Zoungrana, Fulgence Kabore, Lucie Tiziana Maul, Julie Marie Adeline Wendlamita Kyelem, Boureima Kinda, Abel Kabre

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 23 January 2023
    Accepted: 21 February 2023
    Published: 28 February 2023
    Abstract: Introduction. Percutaneous ozone discolysis consists of the intradiscal injection of medical ozone for therapeutic purposes. This is an innovative per cutaneous surgical treatment of which the use is recent in our department. The purpose of this work was to report our experience on this practice in our country where the neurosurgeon is the first an... Show More
  • Cystic Craniopharyngiomas Treated by Ommaya Reservoir Implantation About 4 Cases Including 2 Cases of Intracystic Injection of Bleomycin

    Denléwendé Sylvain Zabsonre, Eustache Kienou, Joseph Biogo, Louis Junior Comboigo, Wendlasida Serge Pacome Arnauld Yameogo, Henri Lankoande, Abdoulaye Thiombiano, Abdoulaye Sanou, Yacouba Haro, Inoussa Zoungrana, Abel Kabre

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 7-12
    Received: 23 March 2023
    Accepted: 14 April 2023
    Published: 10 May 2023
    Abstract: Introduction. Cystic craniopharyngiomas are the most common form of craniopharyngiomas. The treatment is still debated. The less aggressive and multidisciplinary approach is more recommended. Methods. We describe 4 cases of cystic craniopharyngiomas managed in our department by implantation of an Ommaya reservoir. The diagnosis was retained on imag... Show More
  • Pre-hernia Intervention for Cascade Cerebral Hernia Caused by Supratentorial Traumatic Acute Subdural Hematoma

    Zhang Pan, Zhang Yan Ping

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 13-18
    Received: 17 April 2023
    Accepted: 9 May 2023
    Published: 22 May 2023
    Abstract: Subjecte To investigated the characteristics and diagnosis and treatment which were pre-hernia intervention of cascade hernia. Reduce rate of mortality and disability that is attention must be paid to prehospital intervention before the formation of a true cascade of brain herniation. clinical series of pre-hernia manifestations were rapidled that ... Show More
  • Lumbar Synovial Cyst: A Case Report from the Neurosurgery Department of the Idrissa Pouye General Hospital (HOGIP) in Dakar

    Barry Louncény Fatoumata, Gaye Magatte, Thiam Omar, Faye Mohameth, Doumbia Nantenin, Gahito Codjo Edessessi Descartes Lebrun, Fondo Elhadji Ibrahima

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 19-21
    Received: 2 January 2023
    Accepted: 30 January 2023
    Published: 29 May 2023
    Abstract: Introduction: Spinal synovial cyst is a rare lesion in the general population, the frequency of symptomatic synovial cysts in the population is between 0.5 and 2.3%. They are more frequent in the lumbar region, leading to unilateral or bilateral lumboradiculalgia. Diagnosis is made on imaging and treatment involves percutaneous techniques or surger... Show More