Yearly Archive 2019

Byneuroopd

My first C1 lateral mass -C2 pedicle screw fixation with C1-2 joint distraction and bone graft placement !!

Today I performed my first C1 lateral mass -C2 pedicle screw fixation with C1-2 joint distraction and bone graft placement, along with foramen magnum decompression and reduction of AAD n BI in a patient of AAD with basilar invagination with occipitalized C1 with foramen magnum compression with kinking of cervicomedullary portion of cord and myelomalacia.. Pt extubated immediately in postop period… Everything gone well and patient is fine without any deficit…Grip improved from 40 to 80% and tone came down within 24 hrs after surgery.