Shih Shan Lang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hybrid peripheral nerve sheath tumor
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:897-901. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Endoscopic microvascular decompression: a stepwise operative technique
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 74:293-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia following endoscopic third ventriculostomy: a report of 5 cases and analysis of risk factors
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:39-43. 2012
  4. pmc Surgical treatment of brain tumors in infants younger than six months of age and review of the literature
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    World Neurosurg 78:137-44. 2012
  5. pmc Follow-up imaging to detect recurrence of surgically treated pediatric arteriovenous malformations
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 9:497-504. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Monitoring and intraoperative management of elevated intracranial pressure and decompressive craniectomy
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 30:289-310. 2012
  7. pmc Intrarater and interrater reliability of the pediatric arteriovenous malformation compactness score in children
    Fabio A Frisoli
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:547-51. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Conservative management of presumed low-grade gliomas in the asymptomatic pediatric population
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA Division of Neurosurgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Electronic address
    World Neurosurg 81:368-73. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Suprasellar pediatric craniopharyngioma resection via endonasal endoscopic approach
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:2065-70. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Pediatric intracranial arachnoid cysts: comparative effectiveness of surgical treatment options
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 30:461-9. 2014

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Hybrid peripheral nerve sheath tumor
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg 117:897-901. 2012
    ..This case report suggests a distinct syndrome that has not previously been appreciated...
  2. doi request reprint Endoscopic microvascular decompression: a stepwise operative technique
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 74:293-8. 2012
    ..Its adoption in the lateral approach to the posterior fossa has been slower and has been used primarily as an adjunct to conventional microscopic surgical techniques, e.g. endoscope-assisted microsurgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia following endoscopic third ventriculostomy: a report of 5 cases and analysis of risk factors
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 10:39-43. 2012
    ..While the incidence of diabetes insipidus is relatively well known, hyponatremia is not often reported. The authors report on a series of 5 patients with post-ETV hyponatremia...
  4. pmc Surgical treatment of brain tumors in infants younger than six months of age and review of the literature
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Division of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    World Neurosurg 78:137-44. 2012
    ..These tumors can be challenging to treat surgically. We analyzed a modern series of patients treated by a multidisciplinary team at a tertiary care center and performed a literature review of this unique population...
  5. pmc Follow-up imaging to detect recurrence of surgically treated pediatric arteriovenous malformations
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 9:497-504. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the timing of AVM recurrences after resection and the neuroimaging modalities on which the recurrences were detected...
  6. ncbi request reprint Monitoring and intraoperative management of elevated intracranial pressure and decompressive craniectomy
    Shih Shan Lang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 30:289-310. 2012
    ..Special consideration is made for the anesthetic management of these patients perioperatively...
  7. pmc Intrarater and interrater reliability of the pediatric arteriovenous malformation compactness score in children
    Fabio A Frisoli
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:547-51. 2013
    ..The authors' previous study demonstrated that a diffuse AVM (low compactness score) predicts postresection recurrence. The aims of this study were to evaluate the intra- and interrater reliability of the AVM compactness score...
  8. ncbi request reprint Conservative management of presumed low-grade gliomas in the asymptomatic pediatric population
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA Division of Neurosurgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Electronic address
    World Neurosurg 81:368-73. 2014
    ..We present a series of 12 patients with incidentally detected, small, nonenhancing, intracranial lesions that were managed with watchful waiting and serial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans...
  9. ncbi request reprint Suprasellar pediatric craniopharyngioma resection via endonasal endoscopic approach
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:2065-70. 2013
    ..The aim of the study is to assess the feasibility and to describe the short-term outcomes of endonasal endoscopic approaches for the gross total resection of suprasellar craniopharyngiomas in the pediatric population...
  10. doi request reprint Pediatric intracranial arachnoid cysts: comparative effectiveness of surgical treatment options
    Zarina S Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Silverstein Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 30:461-9. 2014
    ..These included open craniotomy for cyst excision, open craniotomy for cyst fenestration, endoscopic cyst fenestration, and cystoperitoneal shunting...
  11. doi request reprint Intramedullary spinal sarcoidosis masquerading as cervical stenosis
    H Isaac Chen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    World Neurosurg 80:e375-80. 2013
    ..We present a patient with intramedullary spinal sarcoidosis that mimicked spinal cord injury from a cervical disk herniation...
  12. pmc Paradoxical activation and RAF inhibitor resistance of BRAF protein kinase fusions characterizing pediatric astrocytomas
    Angela J Sievert
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:5957-62. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Successful management of refractory intracranial hypertension from acute hyperammonemic encephalopathy in a woman with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency
    Linda C Wendell
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:113-7. 2010
    ..Excess ammonia in the brain is metabolized to glutamine, which increases intracellular osmolarity and contributes to cytotoxic edema...