This site is directed mainly to the medical
audience and neurosurgeons, partially aimed to present the operative and
academic activities of Prof. Munir A. Elias Shawash over 33 years period. Here
the neurosurgeon can find the standards and new modifications in the treatment
strategies in paraplegia, brain tumor, spinal cord injuries, head injury, pain
management strategies, including neuralgia of different etiologies, movement
disorders. Neurosurgeon needs a very long way to understand that, experience is
important in this field of medicine - neurosurgery.
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Anterior & lateral spinal cysts
Avoidance of cosmetic deformity in petroclival approaches
Bad surgeon-Bad result with unimaginable complications.
Basics in metastatic brain tumors
Brown-Sequard syndrome due to PCD C5-6
Cervical discectomy-new concepts
Cervical Partial Coporectomy
Discectomy prolapsed lumbar disc
Drilling help minimize surgical trauma during flavotomy
ENT Induced complications
Extensive glomus jugulare resection & facial anastamosis direct from the brainstem
Gliadel wafers, radiation, temozolomide, Avastin and CAMPTO in treating glioblastoma multiforme.
Highly malignant endocrine carcinoma mimicking posterior clinoid meningioma
Intraoperative CVA of the left cerebral hemisphere during discectomy for PCD C4-5 and C5-6 with fusion.
List of neurosurgical operations performed by the author during 1980-1996
List of scientific articles performed by the author during 1080-1998
Modified osteoplastic midline suboccipital approach
MultiHans - Bracco induced anaphylactic shock
Neurenteric Cyst -Case Report
New method in cubital tunnel release.
Old established standards of carpal tunnel release.
Optic chiasm glioma
Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament.
PEEK Satellite Nucleus replacement sphere
Prestige LP cervical disc system
Prolapsed dorsal disc
Recurrent prolapsed lumbar disc
Scoliosis in Adults
Scoliosis in Children
Single metastatic brain tumors
Spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage.
Stem cell therapy results.
Tethered cord syndrome
Trinica Zimmer cervical miniplate with Fidji cages and Novabone.
Tuberculous granulomatous compression of the
When Hi-Tech is not needed!