Atul Goel

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgery on anterior foramen magnum meningiomas using a conventional posterior suboccipital approach: a report on an experience with 17 cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurosurgery 49:102-6; discussion 106-7. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Retrospective analysis of peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the second cervical nerve root in 60 surgically treated patients
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:129-34. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Chudley McCullough syndrome
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:541-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Cranial migration of complete ventriculo-peritoneal shunt assembly
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 14:92-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Plaster of Paris mould for stereotactic frame fixation
    D P Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:229-32. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Orbital cortical approach to lesions around the frontal horn of the lateral ventricle: indication and surgical parameters
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, 400012, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 156:825-30. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Craniovertebral junction instability: special reference to paediatric age group
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, 400012, India
    Adv Tech Stand Neurosurg 40:215-59. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal neurinoma associated with Chiari malformation and syringomyelia
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 12:608-10. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial joint distraction for treatment of basilar invagination secondary to rheumatoid arthritis
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College, K E M Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 53:238-40. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Endodermal cyst anterior and anterolateral to the brainstem: a report of an experience with seven cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, king Edward VII Memorial hopital and Seth G S Medical Colege, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Br J Neurosurg 19:163-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications140 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgery on anterior foramen magnum meningiomas using a conventional posterior suboccipital approach: a report on an experience with 17 cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurosurgery 49:102-6; discussion 106-7. 2001
    ..The advantages of a posterior "conventional" suboccipital approach with a midline incision over lateral, anterolateral, and anterior approaches to anteriorly placed foramen magnum meningiomas are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Retrospective analysis of peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the second cervical nerve root in 60 surgically treated patients
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:129-34. 2008
    ..The anatomical subtleties of these tumors and their implications for surgical strategy when compared with other spinal PNSTs and other tumors in the foramen magnum region are reviewed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chudley McCullough syndrome
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:541-4. 2008
    ..It is amply clear from the review of literature that treatment of ventricular dilatation or drainage of arachnoid cysts in these cases will not improve the sensorineural hearing loss...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cranial migration of complete ventriculo-peritoneal shunt assembly
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 14:92-4. 2007
    ..This complication may be avoided by firm anchoring of the connector sites to the periosteum, and avoidance of large burr holes and dural openings. The possible mechanisms of such an event and the relevant literature are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Plaster of Paris mould for stereotactic frame fixation
    D P Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:229-32. 2005
    ..It primarily accounts for a remarkable variation in skull shapes and sizes seen in the pediatric population undergoing stereotaxy besides many other advantages...
  6. doi request reprint Orbital cortical approach to lesions around the frontal horn of the lateral ventricle: indication and surgical parameters
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, 400012, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 156:825-30. 2014
    ..The approach involves cortical incision over the orbital surface of the frontal brain and directing the surgical trajectory superiorly. The possible indications of the approach and the critical surgical parameters are described...
  7. doi request reprint Craniovertebral junction instability: special reference to paediatric age group
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, 400012, India
    Adv Tech Stand Neurosurg 40:215-59. 2014
    ..Authors will discuss the issue of instability of craniovertebral junction, more particularly as it relates to paediatric patients, and discuss the methods of stabilisation. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal neurinoma associated with Chiari malformation and syringomyelia
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 12:608-10. 2005
    ..Within two months of tumor resection, both the Chiari malformation and the syringomyelia resolved. The association of an intracranial space-occupying lesion with Chiari malformation and syringomyelia is reviewed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial joint distraction for treatment of basilar invagination secondary to rheumatoid arthritis
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College, K E M Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 53:238-40. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Endodermal cyst anterior and anterolateral to the brainstem: a report of an experience with seven cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, king Edward VII Memorial hopital and Seth G S Medical Colege, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Br J Neurosurg 19:163-6. 2005
    ..It appears that evacuation of the cyst contents and partial resection of the cyst wall could be a safe treatment option in these cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Progressive basilar invagination after transoral odontoidectomy: treatment by atlantoaxial facet distraction and craniovertebral realignment
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai, India
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E551-5. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Limited oblique corpectomy for treatment of ossified posterior longitudinal ligament
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 53:280-2. 2005
    ..We present our experience with treating four cases with ossified posterior longitudinal ligaments (OPLL) causing cervical cord compression by limited oblique and strategic corpectomy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Craniovertebral junction realignment for the treatment of basilar invagination with syringomyelia: preliminary report of 12 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 45:512-7; discussion 518. 2005
    ..Manipulation of the atlantoaxial joints and restoring the anatomical craniovertebral alignments in selected cases of syringomyelia leads to remarkable and sustained clinical recovery, and is probably the optimum surgical treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anterior tentorium-based epidermoid tumours: results of radical surgical treatment in 96 cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Br J Neurosurg 20:139-45. 2006
    ..Extensive drilling of the petrous bone can be avoided. Gentle dissection of the tumour and capsule from the critical neurovascular structures can limit post-operative morbidity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bilateral acoustic neurinomas
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 54:329-30. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Reduction of fixed atlantoaxial dislocation in 24 cases: technical note
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:505-9. 2005
    ..Based on their results, they conclude that there is a place for reduction of fixed atlantoaxial dislocation and subsequent fixation in a procedure that does not require removal of any osseous spinal element...
  17. ncbi request reprint Giant pituitary adenoma invading the clivus
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    Neurol India 53:105-7. 2005
    ..Following surgery, the patient showed symptomatic improvement. The residual tumor was treated by radiation treatment. The case is discussed and the literature on the subject is briefly reviewed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Techniques in the treatment of craniovertebral instability
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Neurol India 53:525-33. 2005
    ..The technique of exposure of the lateral mass of the atlas and axis and the atlantoaxial joint is technically relatively complex and needs precise understanding of anatomy of the vertebral artery and training with cadavers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Extradural approach for cavernous hemangioma of the cavernous sinus: experience with 13 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 43:112-8; discussion 119. 2003
    ..The outcome of extraocular movements was poor in our series, possibly due to the massive sizes of the tumors encountered. There was no recurrence or growth of the residual tumor and all patients were leading active lives...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the sella floor using vascularized pedicled mucosal flap
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Br J Neurosurg 17:553-5. 2003
    ..The method was successfully performed in 31 cases over a period of 7 years. The ease of harvesting, high vascularity and local availability of the flap are the principal advantages...
  21. ncbi request reprint Head holder for microsurgical dissection
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth GS Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 11:300-1. 2004
    ..The assembly is attached to a heavy rectangular base. The apparatus provides wide manoeuverability and firm stabilisation of the head in the desired optimal surgical position...
  22. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of high cervical disc prolapse associated with basilar invagination--two case reports
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 44:142-5. 2004
    ..Both the patients were relieved of symptoms and remained asymptomatic at follow up. Simultaneous fixation procedure is not mandatory after transoral surgery in patients with basilar invagination...
  23. ncbi request reprint Screw implantation in spinous process for occipitoaxial fixation
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 11:735-7. 2004
    ..During the period of follow-up one screw backed out from the spinous process. In the rest of the cases the screw in the spinous process satisfactorily fixed the axial end of the plate and stabilized the region...
  24. ncbi request reprint Craniovertebral realignment for basilar invagination and atlantoaxial dislocation secondary to rheumatoid arthritis
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 52:338-41. 2004
    ..We present our experience of treating nine consecutive cases of rheumatoid arthritis involving the craniovertebral junction by atlantoaxial joint manipulation and attempts towards restoration of craniovertebral region alignments...
  25. ncbi request reprint Treatment of basilar invagination by atlantoaxial joint distraction and direct lateral mass fixation
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 1:281-6. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Mobile and reducible atlantoaxial dislocation in presence of occipitalized atlas: report on treatment of eight cases by direct lateral mass plate and screw fixation
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai, India
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:E520-3. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial instability and retroodontoid mass--two case reports
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 44:603-6. 2004
    ..These cases provide further evidence that retroodontoid ligamentous hypertrophic mass lesion could be secondary to instability of the atlantoaxial region...
  28. ncbi request reprint One stage reduction and fixation for atlantoaxial spondyloptosis: Report of four cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Br J Neurosurg 20:209-13. 2006
    ..Manipulation of the atlantoaxial joints and restoring the anatomical craniovertebral alignments is possible and probably an ideal treatment of cases with atlantoaxial spondyloptosis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Syringomyelia in infants secondary to mobile congenital atlantoaxial dislocation
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:15-8. 2007
    ..The syringomyelia in at least two of these cases was diagnosed to be an intramedullary tumor. Following atlantoaxial fixation, all three patients had long-term recovery of their symptoms...
  30. ncbi request reprint Double insurance atlantoaxial fixation
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400012, India
    Surg Neurol 67:135-9. 2007
    ..An alternative technique of atlantoaxial fixation is described, which combines the trans-articular method of fixation described by Magerl in 1982 and the interarticular technique described by us in 1988...
  31. pmc Unusual bone formation in the anterior rim of foramen magnum: cause, effect and treatment
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Eur Spine J 19:S162-4. 2010
    ..Transoral decompression, followed by posterior atlantoaxial fixation, results in neurological recovery and provides lasting cure from the problem...
  32. doi request reprint Lateral supracerebellar transtentorial approach to a middle fossa epidermoid tumor
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:372-3. 2010
    ..The tumor was surgically resected using a lateral supracerebellar-transtentorial approach. The rationale for the surgical approach and its validity in this clinical situation is discussed...
  33. doi request reprint Unilateral atlantal facetal hypertrophy
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and K E M Hospital, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:806-8. 2010
    ..Investigations revealed unilateral enlargement of the facet of the atlas. Surgical resection of the indenting part of the facet resulted in an immediate and lasting relief from the presenting symptoms...
  34. doi request reprint Atlantoaxial manual realignment in a patient with traumatic atlantoaxial joint disruption
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:672-3. 2010
    ..Postoperative images showed good craniovertebral alignment. Although technically challenging, direct manipulation of the facets of the atlas and axis can result in excellent craniovertebral realignment...
  35. doi request reprint "Interdural" oculomotor neurinoma: report of two surgically treated cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1721-4. 2010
    ..Dural relationships and their possible implications on surgical treatment of oculomotor nerve neurinomas are discussed on the basis of surgical experience with two cases...
  36. doi request reprint Craniovertebral instability due to degenerative osteoarthritis of the atlantoaxial joints: analysis of the management of 108 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:592-601. 2010
    ..The authors retrospectively analyzed a series of 108 patients in whom was diagnosed atlantoaxial instability due to degenerative osteoarthritis of the atlantoaxial joints. The management issues in such cases are discussed...
  37. doi request reprint Vertical atlantoaxial dislocation as a cause of failure of midline fixation
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:1345-6. 2010
    ..Vertical instability at the atlantoaxial joints needs to be identified and appropriately treated as it may be a cause of failure of midline fixation...
  38. doi request reprint Atlantoaxial facet locking: treatment by facet manipulation and fixation. Experience in 14 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:3-9. 2011
    ..The craniovertebral realignment is demonstrated by images and clinical photographs...
  39. doi request reprint Fluid-fluid level in pituitary tumors: analysis of management of 106 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, K E M Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg 112:1341-6. 2010
    ..The management issues of 106 cases of pituitary tumors with a fluid level within the fluid content of the cystic part of the tumor (a "fluid-fluid" level) were reviewed...
  40. doi request reprint Trigeminal neurinomas with extracranial extension: analysis of 28 surgically treated cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg 113:1079-84. 2010
    ..The object of this paper was to review the authors' experience with 28 cases of trigeminal neurinomas having an extracranial extension...
  41. doi request reprint Lateral atlantoaxial facetal dislocation in craniovertebral region tuberculosis: report of a case and analysis of an alternative treatment
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:709-12. 2010
    ..The patient was treated with unilateral fixation of the subluxated joint using a lateral mass plate and screw method of fixation. The pathogenesis of facetal subluxation and the rationale of the treatment adopted are discussed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial joint jamming as a treatment for atlantoaxial dislocation: a preliminary report. Technical note
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 7:90-4. 2007
    ..Joint jamming" as a stand-alone method or in combination with other fixation methods may provide firm stabilization in cases of atlantoaxial dislocation...
  43. ncbi request reprint Teflon sponge shunt for recurrent arachnoid cyst
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Neurol India 55:388-9. 2007
    ..At follow-up after 25 months, there has been no recurrence of symptoms or the cyst. The role and advantages of Teflon sponge in such cases is evaluated...
  44. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial joint distraction as a treatment for basilar invagination: a report of an experience with 11 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward 7th Memorial Hospital and Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Neurol India 56:144-50. 2008
    ..Bone graft that is additionally placed within the appropriately prepared atlantoaxial joint and posterior to the arch of atlas and lamina of C2 provides bony fusion...
  45. ncbi request reprint Immediate postoperative regression of retroodontoid pannus after lateral mass reconstruction in a patient with rheumatoid disease of the craniovertebral junction. Case report
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:273-6. 2008
    ..He had remarkable and sustained relief from symptoms. The authors also review the pathogenesis and treatment of retroodontoid pannus...
  46. ncbi request reprint Unilateral atlantal mass hypertrophy in acromegaly. Case report
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:277-80. 2008
    ..Resection of the offending facetal bone and atlantoaxial fixation resulted in rapid neurological recovery...
  47. doi request reprint Trigeminal neuralgia in the presence of ectatic basilar artery and basilar invagination: treatment by foramen magnum decompression
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg 111:1220-2. 2009
    ..Foramen magnum decompression resulted in lasting relief from the pain. The authors discuss the pathogenesis of trigeminal neuralgia in a relatively rare clinical situation...
  48. doi request reprint Basilar invagination, Chiari malformation, syringomyelia: a review
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, KEM Hospital and Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    Neurol India 57:235-46. 2009
    ..The division of patients with basilar invagination on the basis of presence or absence of instability provides insight into the pathogenesis of the anomaly and a basis for rational surgical treatment...
  49. doi request reprint Facetal distraction as treatment for single- and multilevel cervical spondylotic radiculopathy and myelopathy: a preliminary report
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:689-96. 2011
    ..The immediate postoperative improvement and lasting recovery from symptoms suggest the validity of the procedure...
  50. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal neuroma: analysis of surgical experience with 73 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurosurgery 52:783-90; discussion 790. 2003
    ..We reviewed the clinical and radiological features of 73 cases of trigeminal neuromas treated with radical surgery...
  51. ncbi request reprint Basilar invagination and Chiari malformation associated with cerebellar atrophy: report of two treated cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 9:194-6. 2002
    ..The pathogenesis of the anomalies is discussed and the rationale of treatment is analysed...
  52. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial fixation using plate and screw method: a report of 160 treated patients
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Bombay, India
    Neurosurgery 51:1351-6; discussion 1356-7. 2002
    ..We review our experience with the use of the plate and screw method of fixation in the treatment of 160 patients with atlantoaxial instability during a 14-year period at our center. We previously described this method of fixation in 1994...
  53. ncbi request reprint Retroorbital hemangiopericytoma and cavernous sinus schwannoma--case report
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 43:47-50. 2003
    ..Such combinations of different pathological lesions present unusual therapeutic challenges...
  54. ncbi request reprint High cervical C3-4 'disc' compression associated with basilar invagination
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol India 56:68-70. 2008
    ..The patient had marked clinical recovery, despite the fact that no direct procedure was done for C3-4 disc decompression. The case suggests that C3-4 disc changes could be secondary to primary instability at the craniovertebral junction...
  55. ncbi request reprint Plate and screw technique for advancement of the supraorbital bar in surgery for craniosynostosis: a preliminary technical report
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India and Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan
    Br J Neurosurg 15:251-3. 2001
    ..The procedure was technically relatively straightforward. Further observation is warranted to determine whether the stabilization will last into adulthood or if there will be any problem related to the metal screws and plates...
  56. ncbi request reprint Surgery on lesions involving cavernous sinus
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 8:71-7. 2001
    ..Evaluation of the histology of the lesion on the basis of the radiological and clinical parameters and the impact on decision regarding the surgical strategy is discussed in the present report...
  57. ncbi request reprint Tuberculum sellae meningioma: a report on management on the basis of a surgical experience with 70 patients
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Bombay, India
    Neurosurgery 51:1358-63; discussion 1363-4. 2002
    ..The analysis was based on factors that probably determined the difficulties encountered during surgery, assisted in predicting the extent of resectability, and helped in predicting the surgical outcome...
  58. ncbi request reprint Alternative tricortical methods of screw implantation for anterior cervical plate fixation: a preliminary report
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 7:134-6. 2000
    ..The described technique of plate fixation appears to be biomechanically stronger. It provided a rigid segmental internal fixation permitting early mobilisation of the patient with minimal external support...
  59. ncbi request reprint Unusual intradiploic hematoma
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg 93:895-6. 2000
    ..The entire lesion was radically resected. The authors unexpectedly found that an intradiploic organized hematoma had caused the swelling...
  60. doi request reprint An intradural-extramedullary gas-forming spinal abscess in a patient with diabetes mellitus
    Trimurti Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:263-5. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, a gas-forming intradural spinal abscess has not been reported previously and we discuss the relevant literature...
  61. ncbi request reprint Giant pituitary tumors: a study based on surgical treatment of 118 cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth, Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Surg Neurol 61:436-45; discussion 445-6. 2004
    ..The aim of the study is to analyze the nature, extensions, and dural relationships of hormonally inactive giant pituitary tumors. The relevance of the anatomic relationships to surgery is analyzed...
  62. doi request reprint Circumferential craniocervical extradural tuberculous granulations
    Abhidha Shah
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth GS Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:808-9. 2010
    ..We were unable to find a similar report of extradural tuberculous granuloma in our literature search...
  63. doi request reprint Seeding metastases of a benign intraventricular meningioma along the surgical track
    Amit Mahore
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:253-5. 2010
    ..We report a patient with a benign fibroblastic intraventricular meningioma that had spread along the path of previous surgery; the recurrences as well as the primary tumor were benign...
  64. ncbi request reprint Giant meningioma of the cranial vertex--case report
    Trimurti Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:128-31. 2002
    ..The excised tumor mass weighed 1380 g. The residual tumor was treated by irradiation. No recurrence was seen at one-year follow-up examination...
  65. ncbi request reprint Primary hemangioma of the occipital bone in the region of the torcula--two case reports
    Dattatraya Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:27-30. 2002
    ..Partial resection was performed in both cases because of the proximity to the torcula. No recurrence was seen at follow-up examination at 9 and 12 months...
  66. doi request reprint Posterolateral extrusion of C7-D1 intervertebral disc associated with intradiscal hematoma
    Vijay Joshi
    Seth G S Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, Mumbai, India
    Turk Neurosurg 21:446-8. 2011
    ..The clinical presentation, radiological features and surgical management of this rare condition are discussed and the relevant literature is briefly reviewed...
  67. doi request reprint Three distinct co-existent primary brain tumors in a patient
    Veena R Iyer
    Department of Radiology, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 5:293-6. 2009
    ..Occurrence of multiple varieties of tumors at the same time is extremely rare. Theories that explain their occurrences including the role of common carcinogens, autocrine growth factors, and tumor suppressor genes are discussed...
  68. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous resolution of residual pituitary adenoma. Case report
    Trimurti Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 45:315-7. 2005
    ..Spontaneous resolution of a large intracavernous sinus residue of a pituitary adenoma may occur due to tumor necrosis...
  69. ncbi request reprint Flare up of tuberculous abscess following stereotactic aspiration--case report
    Ketan Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:147-9. 2002
    ..The daughter abscesses were removed via craniotomy. Stereotactic aspiration requires care to prevent such flare up of the disease...
  70. ncbi request reprint Segmental costovertebral malformation associated with lipomyelomeningocoele
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 12:599-601. 2005
    ..Such an association is rare. In both these patients the defects occurred sporadically. The relevant literature is reviewed...
  71. ncbi request reprint Unilateral atlantal lateral mass hypertrophy. Report of four cases
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:334-7. 2006
    ..The treatment strategy needs to be evaluated; however, resection of the compression-causing portion of the hypertrophic bone appears to be the best treatment option...
  72. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea as a presenting symptom of aqueductal stenosis--case report
    Dattatraya Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 43:626-9. 2003
    ..Long-standing spontaneous CSF rhinorrhea indicates the possibility of concurrent intracranial pathology, such as aqueductal stenosis...
  73. ncbi request reprint Intracranial optic nerve germinoma
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 11:559-61. 2004
    ..Exclusive primary involvement of the intracranial portion of the optic nerve by a germinoma has not been reported in the literature. This rare case is discussed and the relevant literature has been reviewed...
  74. doi request reprint Vertical mobile and reducible atlantoaxial dislocation. Clinical article
    Atul Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:9-14. 2009
    ..The probable pathogenesis, radiological and clinical features, and management issues in such cases are discussed...
  75. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea following excision of a massive torcular meningioma
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 13:118-21. 2006
    ..The site of the CSF leak was through the region of the cribriform plate, remote from the site of surgery. The possible cause of the leak and the relationship with the massive meningioma are analyzed...
  76. ncbi request reprint Hemangioblastoma of the filum terminale
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 13:285-8. 2006
    ..The tumor was excised en bloc. A sporadic hemangioblastoma arising from the filum terminale should be considered as a rare cause of back pain and sciatica. Total excision of the tumor offers cure...
  77. ncbi request reprint Ossified ligamentum flavum of the atlantoaxial region
    Trimurti D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 12:486-9. 2005
    ..The patient showed remarkable neurological recovery following excision of the OLF. OLF causing cord compression is rare and has never been reported in the atlantoaxial region...
  78. ncbi request reprint Tuberculomas of the hypophysis cerebri: report of five cases
    Ketan I Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 10:562-6. 2003
    ..The response to long-term antituberculous chemotherapy is excellent. There is often a complete resolution of the granuloma and a satisfactory recovery of visual and endocrinological function...
  79. ncbi request reprint Developmental deep venous system anomaly associated with congenital malformation of the brain
    Ketan Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 36:37-9. 2002
    ..The patient also had an associated neuronal migration anomaly...
  80. ncbi request reprint Congenital thoracic cord segmental amyelia: a rare manifestation of segmental spinal dysgenesis
    Ketan Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 38:102-6. 2003
    ..The pathogenesis of this rare form of SSD syndrome is discussed and the relevant literature is briefly reviewed...
  81. ncbi request reprint Hemangiopericytoma in the trigone of the lateral ventricle--case report
    Ketan Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 44:484-8. 2004
    ..The highly vascular tumor was completely excised. The histological diagnosis was hemangiopericytoma. Hemangiopericytoma is rarely located in the lateral ventricle and is difficult to differentiate from meningioma by neuroimaging methods...
  82. ncbi request reprint Interdural cavernous sinus epidermoid cyst
    Vivek Bonde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth GS Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 15:212-4. 2008
    ..The tumor was resected by a basal subtemporal extradural-interdural approach. Following the surgery, the 45-year-old female patient recovered completely from her symptoms of atypical neuralgic facial pains...
  83. doi request reprint Clival dysgenesis associated with Chiari Type 1 malformation and syringomyelia
    Abhidha Shah
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth G S Medical College, Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    J Clin Neurosci 17:400-1. 2010
    ..Our literature search did not reveal any previous reports of this combination of conditions. The patient obtained relief from his symptoms following a foramen magnum decompression...
  84. doi request reprint Tonsillar herniation and cervical syringomyelia due to postoperative meningitis in case of pineal region epidermoid
    Dattatraya Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:56-60. 2009
    ..The need for an additional surgical procedure for associated tonsillar herniation and syringomyelia is advocated only if there is progressive neurological worsening...
  85. ncbi request reprint Cerebellopontine angle epidermoid tumor presenting with 'tic convulsif' and tinnitus--case report
    Ketan Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 42:162-5. 2002
    ..The inflammatory nature of epidermoid tumor may be involved in the etiology of the syndrome. Microvascular decompression may be needed in addition to tumor removal in such cases...
  86. ncbi request reprint Comparison of percutaneous with transurethral cystolithotripsy in patients with large prostates and large vesical calculi undergoing simultaneous transurethral prostatectomy
    M Aron
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    BJU Int 91:293-5. 2003
  87. ncbi request reprint Sinus pericranii in the frontal region: a case report
    K Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Neurol India 49:305-7. 2001
    ..Sinus pericranii is a rare vascular anomaly. A case of sinus pericranii at the nasion with an orbital extension is presented. The drainage was into the superior sagittal sinus. The pathogenesis is discussed and the literature is reviewed...
  88. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery in urinary stone disease
    A K Hemal
    Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    J Endourol 15:701-5. 2001
    ..To assess the safety and effectiveness of laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery and attempt to define its role in the management of urolithiasis...
  89. doi request reprint Azathioprine induced pancytopenia: a serious complication
    V Hadda
    Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    J Postgrad Med 55:139-40. 2009
    ..Frequent monitoring of blood counts is probably the best way to avoid this complication specially, where testing for thiopurine methyltransferase is not available...
  90. ncbi request reprint Congenital absence of posterior elements of axis: a report of two cases
    A Goel
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Br J Neurosurg 13:459-61. 1999
    ..Anterior decompression followed by a fixation procedure appears to be a satisfactory form of treatment for this complex clinical problem...
  91. doi request reprint Massive benign osteoblastoma of the suboccipital bone and foramen magnum region
    D Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 46:232-7. 2010
    ..Serial vigilant follow-up along with sequential imaging is advocated even in cases with complete resection to detect early recurrence and possible malignant transformation...
  92. ncbi request reprint Ischaemic complications after surgical resection of intracranial aspergilloma
    T D Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 10:500-2. 2003
    ..The patient succumbed to this vascular catastrophe, which developed at a site distal to that from surgery. The pathophysiology of ischaemic complications after surgical resection of intracranial aspergilloma is discussed...
  93. ncbi request reprint Diffuse calvarial meningioma: a case report
    D P Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
    J Postgrad Med 47:116-8. 2001
    ..Excision of the left frontoparietal calvarium and the orbital tumour was performed. The management of diffuse calvarial meningioma is discussed and the relevant literature is briefly reviewed...
  94. ncbi request reprint Pathological laughter as a presenting symptom of massive trigeminal neuromas: report of four cases
    M G Bhatjiwale
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai, India
    Neurosurgery 47:469-71; discussion 471-2. 2000
    ..This is a report of four cases of huge trigeminal neuromas that presented with the principle symptom of pathological laughter (PL)...
  95. pmc Foot pump prophylaxis for deep venous thrombosis-rate of effective usage following knee and hip arthroplasty
    C Charalambous
    University Department of Orthopaedics, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int Orthop 27:208-10. 2003
    ..Effective usage was 60.2% overall at night and 36.4% during the day. Our results question the efficiency of foot pumps in deep venous thrombosis prophylaxis in the context of a true clinical setting...
  96. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol granuloma in the middle fossa presenting 30 years after surgery for chronic otitis media: a case report
    D P Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth GS Medical College, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Clin Neurosci 9:447-50. 2002
    ..The lesion communicated with the petrous temporal bone and was diagnosed after it became symptomatic 30 years following surgery for left chronic otitis media. The case is analysed and the literature on the subject is reviewed...
  97. ncbi request reprint Suprasellar arachnoid cyst presenting with bobble-head doll movements: a report of 3 cases
    K I Desai
    Department of Neurosurgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Seth G S Medical College, Parel, Mumbai 400001, India
    Neurol India 51:407-9. 2003
    ..Various pathophysiological mechanisms involved in the bobble-head doll syndrome are discussed. The literature on suprasellar arachnoid cysts is briefly reviewed...
  98. ncbi request reprint Type III Chiari malformation presenting as intermittent respiratory stridor: a neurological image
    D Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:446-8. 2007
  99. ncbi request reprint Cavernous haemangioma in the interpeduncular cistern: case report and review of literature
    D P Muzumdar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Postgrad Med 47:191-3. 2001
    ..An interpeduncular cavernous haemangioma has never been reported earlier in literature. The clinical and radiological features are discussed and relevant literature is briefly reviewed...
  100. ncbi request reprint Aspergilloma of the brain: an overview
    T Nadkarni
    Department of Neurosurgery, Seth G S Medical College, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Postgrad Med 51:S37-41. 2005
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  101. ncbi request reprint Ulcerative colitis with sagittal sinus thrombosis with normal coagulation profile
    R Bansal
    Department of Medicine, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi
    Indian J Gastroenterol 19:88-9. 2000
    ..We describe a 30-year-old man with ulcerative colitis complicated by sagittal sinus thrombosis with normal coagulation profile; he achieved clinical remission with subcutaneous heparin...