Farideh Nejat

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Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. pmc Brain abscess as a manifestation of spinal dermal sinus
    Parisa Emami-Naeini
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 4:1143-7. 2008
  2. pmc Possible causes of seizure after spine surgery
    Zohreh Habibi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 5:36-8. 2010
  3. pmc Ventriculoperitoneal shunt migration and coiling: A report of two cases
    Shahram Shahsavaran
    Department of Neurosurgery, Bahonar Hospital, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 7:114-6. 2012
  4. pmc Large myelomeningocele repair
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Plast Surg 44:87-90. 2011
  5. pmc Infected dermoid tumor causing tethered cord after myelomeningocele repair
    Anushirvan Niknejad
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 7:58-60. 2012
  6. pmc Mirror movement associated with neural tube defects
    Yasir Andrabi
    Department of Neurosurgery
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:1273-6. 2008
  7. pmc Cerebellar staphylococcal abscess accompanied with high alfa-fetoprotein in a young infant
    Mostafa El-Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, New Jersey, USA
    Iran J Pediatr 22:539-42. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Interfrontal encephalocele: a rare feature of forehead in hydrocephalic myelomeningocele patients. Clinical feature, probable mechanisms, and management
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:1349-52. 2013
  9. pmc Hemorrhagic cerebral infarction in carbon monoxide poisoning: a case report
    Mostafa El Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, New Jersey, USA
    Cases J 2:96. 2009
  10. pmc Congenital spinal tumor in a patient with encephalocele and hydrocephalus: a case report
    Farid Radmanesh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Rep 5:9. 2011

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  1. pmc Brain abscess as a manifestation of spinal dermal sinus
    Parisa Emami-Naeini
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 4:1143-7. 2008
    ..The probable mechanisms of this rare association have been discussed...
  2. pmc Possible causes of seizure after spine surgery
    Zohreh Habibi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 5:36-8. 2010
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  3. pmc Ventriculoperitoneal shunt migration and coiling: A report of two cases
    Shahram Shahsavaran
    Department of Neurosurgery, Bahonar Hospital, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 7:114-6. 2012
    ..New brain imaging confirmed the whole shunt inside both lateral ventricles. The possible mechanisms causing this very uncommon complication and the management are explained...
  4. pmc Large myelomeningocele repair
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Plast Surg 44:87-90. 2011
    ..In this paper, we report our experience of managing large defects, which we believe bears a direct relationship to decrease the incidence of wound complications...
  5. pmc Infected dermoid tumor causing tethered cord after myelomeningocele repair
    Anushirvan Niknejad
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Neurosci 7:58-60. 2012
    ..Here, we report a rare association of infected dermoid tumor with tethered cord without dermal sinus tract in a child who had been operated for myelomeningocele during infancy...
  6. pmc Mirror movement associated with neural tube defects
    Yasir Andrabi
    Department of Neurosurgery
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:1273-6. 2008
    ..We have tried to explain the probable pathophysiology underlying this rare condition...
  7. pmc Cerebellar staphylococcal abscess accompanied with high alfa-fetoprotein in a young infant
    Mostafa El-Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, New Jersey, USA
    Iran J Pediatr 22:539-42. 2012
    ..Brain abscess in young infants is extremely rare and usually associated with a previous history of bacterial meningitis or septicemia...
  8. doi request reprint Interfrontal encephalocele: a rare feature of forehead in hydrocephalic myelomeningocele patients. Clinical feature, probable mechanisms, and management
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:1349-52. 2013
    ..Here, we present several patients with myelomeningocele, severe hydrocephalus, and interfrontal encephalocele accompanied by metopic suture widening and abnormally shaped frontal bones...
  9. pmc Hemorrhagic cerebral infarction in carbon monoxide poisoning: a case report
    Mostafa El Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, New Jersey, USA
    Cases J 2:96. 2009
    ..A case of cerebral hemorrhagic infarction is presented. Typical findings, neuropathology and the role of vascular injury are described...
  10. pmc Congenital spinal tumor in a patient with encephalocele and hydrocephalus: a case report
    Farid Radmanesh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Rep 5:9. 2011
    ..Some anomalies are associated with encephalocele. However, the association of spinal teratoma and encephalocele has not been reported in the English literature...
  11. pmc Sudden deterioration due to intra-tumoral hemorrhage of ependymoma of the fourth ventricle in a child during a flight: a case report
    Ali Mahdavi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Rep 4:143. 2010
    ..To the best of our knowledge, the association between air travel and intra-tumoral hemorrhage in pediatric populations has never been described previously...
  12. pmc Acquired craniomeningocele in an infant with craniosynostosis: a case report
    Mostafa El Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Rep 4:104. 2010
    ..Craniosynostosis can affect the skull in various ways. The most common forms are abnormal skull shape and beaten copper pattern, while L├╝ckensch├Ądel (or lacunar skull) is one of the least common forms...
  13. ncbi request reprint Decompressive aspiration in myelinoclastic diffuse sclerosis or Schilder disease. Case report
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 97:1447-9. 2002
    ..Demyelination was found on pathological studies of these lesions. The patient experienced some recovery with corticosteroid treatment but improved completely with decompressive aspiration of the largest lesion...
  14. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of ceftriaxone versus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole to prevent ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:112-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the prophylactic use of ceftriaxone and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (SXT) for the prevention of ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt infection...
  15. doi request reprint Breastfeeding: a potential protective factor against ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection in young infants
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:138-41. 2008
    ..It remains unclear whether breastfeeding protects infants against ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt infection...
  16. doi request reprint Spina bifida occulta: is it a predictor of underlying spinal cord abnormality in patients with lower urinary tract dysfunction?
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:114-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the importance of spina bifida occulta in radiographs of children with lower urinary tract or bowel dysfunction...
  17. doi request reprint Setting sun eye in normal healthy infants
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:190-2. 2008
    ..Rarely it can be observed in a healthy infant. We conducted this study to evaluate and follow setting sun eye in normal infants without any obvious intracranial diseases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Congenital brain tumors in a series of seven patients
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:1-8. 2008
    ..Congenital brain tumors are very rare. We review these tumors in patients younger than 2 months diagnosed in our Department...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bilateral retro-auricular dermal sinus tracts with intradural extension. Case report
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 99:163-6. 2003
    ..The authors propose an embryological mechanism to explain the origin of this rare malformation and discuss its management...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chronic subdural hematoma associated with subdural rhabdomyosarcoma: case report
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 14155 7854
    Neurosurgery 60:E774-5; discussion E775. 2007
    ..In this report, we present a case of subdural rhabdomyosarcoma that developed in a chronic refractory subdural hematoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of shunt catheter on the systemic immune response: evaluation of neutrophil count, function, and rate of chemotaxis
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Neurosurg 106:288-91. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the probable systemic effect of a shunt catheter on neutrophil phagocytosis and chemotaxis in vivo...
  22. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous resorption of a sacral meningocele. Case illustration
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 103:94. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Posterior spinal cord herniation into an extradural thoracic arachnoid cyst: surgical treatment. Case report and review of the literature
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 104:210-1. 2006
    ..This case highlights an exceedingly rare type of spinal cord herniation in a pediatric age group, and focuses on the abnormalities of the dorsal dura mater, together with imaging and intraoperative findings...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intelligence quotient in children with meningomyeloceles: a case-control study
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Neurosurg 106:106-10. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate IQs in a group of children with MMCs and determine if a correlation exists between intelligence level and the presence of an MMC and/or its complications...
  25. doi request reprint Cephalocele: report of 55 cases over 8 years
    Nazanin Baradaran
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 14155 7854, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:461-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to discuss prognostic factors and current possible theories explaining associated anomalies seen in a series of 55 patients with cephalocele...
  26. doi request reprint Urological manifestations of sacral agenesis
    Parisa Emami-Naeini
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Urol 8:181-6. 2012
    ..To evaluate urologic manifestations of sacral agenesis (SA) and their association with bony defects...
  27. doi request reprint The cerebral arterial circle (circulus arteriosus cerebri): an anatomical study in fetus and infant samples
    Shahab Kamali Ardakani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:388-92. 2008
    ..Many studies have investigated the variations in the anatomy of each segment of the cerebral arterial circle while a few have addressed the variations of the cerebral arterial circle as a whole...
  28. doi request reprint Neurological presentations, imaging, and associated anomalies in 50 patients with sacral agenesis
    Parisa Emami-Naeini
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosurgery 67:894-900; discussion 900. 2010
    ..Sacral agenesis is an uncommon congenital disorder that involves multiple organs...
  29. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of acetazolamide administration and/or prone positioning in mitigating wound complications following untethering surgeries
    Shima Shahjouei
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, and
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 17:659-66. 2016
    ..CONCLUSIONS The current study demonstrates the possible role of prone positioning in mitigating the complication rates subsequent to untethering surgeries. Clinical trial registration no.: NCT01867268 ( clinicaltrials.gov ). ..
  30. doi request reprint Triple lumbar dermal sinuses: unusual presentation of a typically solitary midline lesion
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:305-7. 2009
    ..Congenital dermal sinus is a type of closed spinal dysraphism caused by incomplete disjunction. The lesion occurs everywhere along neuraxis predominantly as a solitary midline sinus in the lumbosacral area...
  31. doi request reprint Cranial dermal sinus: presentation, complications and management
    Soheil Naderi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 14155 7854, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 48:86-92. 2012
    ..Cranial dermal sinus is a very rare anomaly mostly found in the midline occipital area, presenting with diverse clinical features from asymptomatic dermal sinus to symptomatic situations including meningitis, dermoid tumor or abscess...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cervical myelomeningocele
    Zohreh Habibi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosurgery 58:1168-75; discussion 1168-75. 2006
    ..Only a few series have been published regarding cMMC. Different issues regarding the etiology, classification, clinical, surgical, and pathological aspects of cMMC are still a matter of conflict...
  33. doi request reprint Dermal sinus tract of the spine
    Farid Radmanesh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, 14155 7854, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:349-57. 2010
    ..We performed this study to assess presentation patterns, associated anomalies, radiologic, urologic, and surgical findings in children afflicted with spinal DST...
  34. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with occipital encephalocele: a case-control study. Clinical article
    Majid Dadmehr
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:534-7. 2009
    ..The underlying cause is complex and not fully understood, but environmental agents are suspected. The authors aimed to determine the known risk factors for encephaloceles...
  35. ncbi request reprint Possible genetic correlation of an occipital dermal sinus in a mother and son. Case report
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery and Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 105:326-8. 2006
    ..The boy's mother had a similar lesion but did not have any complaints. Following their experience with this case and a literature review, the authors suggest that there may be a genetic basis in certain instances of ODS...
  36. ncbi request reprint Teratoma inside a myelomeningocele
    Zohreh Habibi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Neurosurg 106:467-71. 2007
    ..The coincidence of an MMC and a neoplasm is rare, and only limited reports on the concurrence of a teratoma within an MMC have been published...
  37. doi request reprint Huge hydrocephalus: definition, management, and complications
    Morteza Faghih Jouibari
    Department of Neurosurgery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:95-100. 2011
    ..Management of huge hydrocephalus (HH) differs from common hydrocephalus. We present our experience in the management of these children...
  38. ncbi request reprint Split cord malformation associated with myelomeningocele
    Saeed Ansari
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 107:281-5. 2007
    ..The authors investigated cases involving the coexistence of SCMs and MMCs in patients from the Children's Hospital Medical Center in Tehran...
  39. doi request reprint Recurrent meningitis caused by cervico-medullary abscess, a rare presentation
    Nima Baradaran
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, 14155 7854, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:767-71. 2008
    ..It could present a diverse range of symptoms...
  40. doi request reprint Management of large scalp and skull defects in a severe case of Adams-Oliver syndrome
    Mostafa El Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 4:523-7. 2009
    ..The authors' experience in management of huge scalp and bone defects with the Integra Dermal Regeneration Template and regular dressing changes showed good scalp repair and no serious complications attributed to this approach...
  41. doi request reprint Seizure risk factors in shunted hydrocephalic patients
    Masoud Majed
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 48:286-90. 2012
    ..Also, it is not known whether a considerable change in ventricular size after shunting can be a risk factor of postshunt seizures...
  42. ncbi request reprint Teratoma within an encephalocele: common etiology or coincidence. Case report
    Farid Radmanesh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 107:263-5. 2007
    ..The embryogenesis of such a lesion is discussed...
  43. doi request reprint Shunt complications in children with myelomeningocele: effect of timing of shunt placement. Clinical article
    Farid Radmanesh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Biostatistics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:516-20. 2009
    ..Thus, when indicated these procedures can be performed concurrently with a level of risk comparable to that associated with delayed shunt placement...
  44. doi request reprint Spontaneous regression and complete disappearance of the vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation
    Ramin Mahmoodi
    Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Research Center, Neuroscience Institute, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 32:593-8. 2016
    ..Thrombosis is frequently observed in Galen malformation, but propagation of thrombosis resulting in the disappearance of the aneurysmal malformation is a very rare clinical condition...
  45. doi request reprint Identical twins with lumbosacral lipomyelomeningocele
    Sara Hanaei
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 15:92-5. 2015
    ..Therefore, the same genetic and/or environmental risk factors could have played a part in their condition. ..
  46. doi request reprint Incidence of hydrocephalus and the need to ventriculoperitoneal shunting in premature infants with intraventricular hemorrhage: risk factors and outcome
    Shahin Behjati
    Department of Neonatology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:985-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the associated risk factors for ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunting in infantile hydrocephalus following intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) in premature infants...
  47. ncbi request reprint Ruptured occipitocervical teratoma mimicking an upper cervical myelomeningocele. Case report
    Majid Dadmehr
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 104:360-1. 2006
    ..The authors report on a neonate who harbored a ruptured posterior midline occipitocervical lesion that mimicked an upper cervical myelomeningocele, although the pathological findings were diagnostic of teratoma...
  48. ncbi request reprint Intravesical injection of botulinum toxin type A: management of neuropathic bladder and bowel dysfunction in children with myelomeningocele
    Abdol Mohammad Kajbafzadeh
    Pediatric Urology Research Center, Department of Urology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Urology 68:1091-6; discussion 1096-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of botulinum toxin A in the treatment of children with detrusor hyperreflexia caused by myelomeningocele and the effects of this treatment on neuropathic bladder and bowel dysfunction...
  49. doi request reprint Iniencephaly: clinical, radiological and surgical findings
    Rouzbeh Shams Amiri
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 46:290-3. 2010
    ..In the surviving child, early correction of Sprengel's deformity would provide a better aesthetic position of the neck with preservation of brachial plexus integrity...
  50. doi request reprint Nonneural congenital abnormalities concurring with myelomeningocele: report of 17 cases and review of current theories
    Nima Baradaran
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:353-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to discuss current possible theories explaining diverse anomalies/abnormalities seen in a series of 390 patients with MMC...
  51. doi request reprint Optic Pathway Gliomas: Clinical Manifestation, Treatment, and Follow-Up
    Abolhasan Ertiaei
    Department of Neurosurgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 51:223-8. 2016
    ..Surgical resection, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy are used as treatment strategies. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical presentation of OPG patients and their final outcomes in response to treatment...
  52. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with lipomyelomeningocele: a case-control study
    Arash Esmaeili
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 49:202-7. 2013
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this case-control study was to investigate the risk factors involved in LipoMMC formation...
  53. doi request reprint Risk factors for latex sensitization in young children with myelomeningocele. Clinical article
    Masoud Majed
    Departments of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 4:285-8. 2009
    ..Number of surgeries and history of atopy are known risk factors. The object of this study was to evaluate the role of diagnostic procedures and nonsurgical treatments in latex sensitization in young patients with MMC...
  54. doi request reprint Transcutaneous interferential electrical stimulation for management of neurogenic bowel dysfunction in children with myelomeningocele
    Abdol Mohammad Kajbafzadeh
    Pediatric Urology Research Center, Department of Pediatric Urology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Colorectal Dis 27:453-8. 2012
    ..We describe the efficacy of transcutaneous interferential (IF) electrical stimulation on constipation symptoms in children with myelomeningocele (MMC)...
  55. doi request reprint Coiling and migration of peritoneal catheter into the breast: a very rare complication of ventriculoperitoneal shunt
    Sajad Shafiee
    Department of Neurosurgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:1499-501. 2011
    ..Plain radiography was not diagnostic because of severe levoscoliosis, but chest computed tomography scan was confirmatory of shunt coiling lateral to the breast. The possible mechanisms causing this uncommon complication are described...
  56. doi request reprint Cerebral infarction as the first presentation of tuberculosis in an infant: a case report
    Farid Radmanesh
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:249-52. 2010
    ..This is a very peculiar presentation of tuberculosis that began with a cerebral infarction due to vasculopathy and hydrocephalus without any constitutional symptoms, and was later confirmed by peritoneal pathology...
  57. pmc Initial management of childhood brain tumors: neurosurgical considerations
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Child Neurol 23:1136-48. 2008
    ..The emphasis will be on the neurosurgical management of children with these tumors...
  58. doi request reprint Intravesical injections of botulinum toxin type A for management of neuropathic bladder: a comparison of two methods
    Saeed Safari
    Pediatric Urology Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Urology 76:225-30. 2010
    ..To evaluate and compare the efficacy of botulinum toxin intravesical injections with and without injections in external urethral sphincter in treating bladder hyper-reflexia in children suffering from myelomeningocele...
  59. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic administration of ceftriaxone for the prevention of meningitis after traumatic pneumocephalus: results of a clinical trial
    Behzad Eftekhar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran University, Iran
    J Neurosurg 101:757-61. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of the prophylactic use of ceftriaxone for the prevention of meningitis in patients with acute traumatic pneumocephalus...
  60. doi request reprint Effect of pelvic floor interferential electrostimulation on urodynamic parameters and incontinency of children with myelomeningocele and detrusor overactivity
    Abdol Mohammad Kajbafzadeh
    Department of Pediatric Urology, Children s Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Urology 74:324-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate safety and efficacy of transcutaneous interferential (IF) electrostimulation on voiding symptoms and urodynamic variables in children with myelomeningocele (MMC)-induced refractory neurogenic detrusor overactivity...
  61. pmc Prophylactic antibiotic for prevention of posttraumatic meningitis after traumatic pneumocephalus: design and rationale of a placebo-controlled randomized multicenter trial [ISRCTN71132784]
    Behzad Eftekhar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center and Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran University, Iran
    Trials 7:2. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy of prophylactic antibiotic for prevention of meningitis in acute traumatic pneumocephalus patients...
  62. ncbi request reprint Predicting ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection in children with hydrocephalus using artificial neural network
    Zohreh Habibi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Gharib Street, Tehran, 141557854, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 32:2143-2151. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to develop an ANN model to predict shunt infection in a group of children with shunted hydrocephalus...
  63. doi request reprint Cystic choroid plexus papilloma with multiple mural nodules in an infant
    Parisa Emami-Naeini
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:629-31. 2008
    ..He had a history of increase in intracranial pressure because of an arachnoid cyst at the age of 2 months which was managed by cystoperitoneal shunting, but the symptoms were still progressive...
  64. doi request reprint Bilateral ureteropelvic junction obstruction presenting with hypertension and cerebral vascular accident
    Ali Tourchi
    Pediatric Urology Research Center, Department of Urology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1419733151, Iran IRI
    J Pediatr Surg 45:e7-10. 2010
    ..One week later, she underwent bilateral pyeloplasty in 2 stages. The patient has been well with normalized renal function and is completely cured of her hypertension in long-term follow-up...
  65. ncbi request reprint Spinal epidural abscess in a neonate
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center Tehran Unversity of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:797-8. 2002
    ..Because of severe cord compression surgical laminotomy and drainage were performed, and antibiotics were administered. One year later she was doing well without neurologic sequelae...
  66. doi request reprint Intravesical electromotive botulinum toxin type A administration--part II: Clinical application
    Abdol Mohammad Kajbafzadeh
    Pediatric Urology Research Center, Department of Pediatric Urology, Children s Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Urology 77:439-45. 2011
    ....
  67. doi request reprint Pediatric glioblastoma multiforme in association with Turner's syndrome: a case report
    Sara Hanaei
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 50:38-41. 2015
    ..Although Turner's syndrome is not one of the congenital chromosomal abnormalities which demand routine CNS screening, neurological assessment may be of value in those with relevant clinical findings...
  68. doi request reprint Exophytic glioma of the medulla: presentation, management and outcome
    Mohammad Ghodsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 49:195-201. 2013
    ..Exophytic gliomas of the medulla are rare childhood tumors that mostly are pilocytic astrocytomas. Here we report our experience in 11 -children with this rare tumor...
  69. doi request reprint Congenital cardiac anomalies in myelomeningocele patients
    Iman Moeini Naghani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Acad 43:160-4. 2014
    ..Myelomeningocele may be isolated but more frequently is associated with other anomalies. Congenital heart disease occurs with different incidence rate in myelomeningocele which is observed more frequently with skeletal malformations...
  70. doi request reprint Predictors of tumor progression among children with gangliogliomas. Clinical article
    Mostafa El Khashab
    Department of Neurosurgery, Advanced Neurosurgery Associates, Hackensack University Medical Center, New Jersey, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:461-6. 2009
    ..The objective of this report was to describe the progression-free survival (PFS) for children with low-grade gangliogliomas and identify risk factors for tumor progression...
  71. ncbi request reprint Lumbar vertebral hemangioma with extradural extension, causing neurogenic claudication: a case report
    Morteza Faghih Jouibari
    Department of Neurosurgery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 49:697-700. 2011
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging may not show diagnostic features, especially in active lesions and plain radiography and CT scan may be helpful...
  72. ncbi request reprint Double spinal dysraphism. Report of three cases
    Sepideh Keshavarzi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Neurosurg 106:316-8. 2007
    ..Current models of neural tube closure do not thoroughly explain the mechanisms of multiple spinal dysraphism, but the multisite closure model provides a better understanding of caudal neural tube closure than other closure-site models...
  73. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with craniosynostosis: a case control study
    Maryam Ardalan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 48:152-6. 2012
    ..Craniosynostosis is a relatively common congenital abnormality. The underlying etiology and most probable risk factors of nonsyndromic craniosynostosis are unknown. We conducted a study to identify the risk factors for craniosynostosis...
  74. pmc Malignant subdural effusion associated with disseminated adenocarcinoma: a case report
    Seyed Mohammad Haji Mirsadeghi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cases J 1:328. 2008
    ..Subdural effusion in the setting of dural metastasis is very rare and may be difficult to be distinguished from chronic subdural hematoma...
  75. ncbi request reprint Monitoring of serum vancomycin concentrations in pediatric patients with normal renal function
    Ghamar Taj Khotaei
    Department of Infectious Disease, Children s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 48:91-4. 2010
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Extrusion of ventriculoperitoneal shunt catheter through the rectum and retrograde meningitis
    Saeed Ansari
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:1027. 2005
  77. ncbi request reprint Ptosis as a presenting feature of bacterial meningitis
    Syed Shuja Kazmi
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:570. 2006