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I'm looking for information/web-sites on duraplasty. Anyone have any ideas?
Apr 21, '04
Try these sites for a starters
this site has an illustration
Renee can you give me more information about what the duraplasty is in relation to and I will see if I can find some more specific sites.
Hmmmm this one may not be what you want but looks interesting
Apr 22, '04
All I know is: it is a neurosurgical procedure, it has to do with "patching" dural tears/holes in the brain & spinal column.
Apr 22, '04
There are some synthetic dura materials made as well as using cadaver fascia lata. We also sometimes use a fibrin glue to make sure everything is sealed quite securely.
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