Dr Pankaj Gupta ,Neurosurgeon in Allahabad handled case of 85 yrs old man presented with continuous headache and epileptic fits. MRI showed left sided brain tumour (medial sphenoid wing meningioma). patient was operated and became normal after surgery without any sort of deficit.
Dr Pankaj Gupta ,Neurosurgeon in Allahabad handled case of 65 Yrs old female patient developed weakness of all the 4 limbs following trivial fall in bathroom. On MRI she had CV junction anomaly with cervical blocked vertebrae. Patient was operated by occipeto-cervical fusion and post-operative patient regained her power.
Dr Pankaj Gupta ,Neurosurgeon in Allahabad handled spine surgery case of A 50 years old male presented with fall on the ground followed by weakness of all the 4 limbs. on MRI he had C6 retrolisthesis with cord compression. patient was operated by C6 corpectomy and fusion by mesh cage and cervical plate-screw fixation. After surgery patient did well and started walking in 7 days and was able to hold the objects with hands as well.
Dr Pankaj Gupta ,Neurosurgeon in Allahabad handled Spine surgery case of tuberculosis patient. See details here: 25 yrs old female patient presented with fever,low backache and inability to stand or walk for last 1 months. On MRI she had L3-L4 pott’s spine (tuberculosis) with compression of spinal cord. Patient was operated by decompression, debridement and fusion of spine and after surgery patient started walking after 3 days.
Following are the recent cases handled by Dr Pankaj Gupta at Neuro OPD,Allahabad:
This case is post traumatic C5-C6 fracture dislocation and cord contusion with compression. Anterior Cervical C5 corpectomy and expandable cage fixation done.
This case is tuberculosis of spine presented with weakness of both lower limbs and difficulties in urine and stools. Decompression of cord , removal of spinal abscess and pedicle screw fixation done…patient improved and now walking normally.
This case was spondylolisthesis grade 2…patient presented with severe back pain for last 5 yrs…after surgery ( pedicle screw fixation and PLIF cage insertion and reduction of Listhesis done). Post-op patient is absolutely pain free.
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