ISLAMABAD, Could 16 (INP): Dr. Akbar Ali Khan, Guide Neurosurgeon at Shifa Worldwide Hospital Islamabad has just lately carried out a profitable awake mind tumor surgical procedure.
Awake mind tumor surgical procedure is a neurosurgical method that enables the surgeon to take away mind tumor whereas the affected person is awake to keep away from mind injury. Dr. Akbar carried out awake mind surgical procedure on a 60 yr outdated affected person from Buner, KPK on 13th Could 2019.
It is a most well-liked method to take away lesions near, or involving functionally necessary areas of the mind, like space accountable for speech, for motion of limbs, and so on.
This allowed Dr. Akbar to check areas of the mind earlier than they’re eliminated and allowed him to check affected person’s perform repeatedly all through the operation.
Anesthesia staff additionally performed an important function in anesthetic administration of the affected person. The general goal is to reduce the dangers of paralysis or lack of speech following such operations.