Need medical term for specific brain operation
ewass at codon.nih.gov
Mon Aug 21 11:58:39 EST 1995
In article <DDo3CH.Bzn at murdoch.acc.Virginia.EDU>,
tpb9k at avery.med.Virginia.EDU (Thomas P. Bleck) wrote:
> The structure being operated upon (it is only partially severed)
> is the _corpus callosum_, hence the procedure is a
> _corpus callostomy_.
> Tom Bleck (Thomas P. Bleck, M.D.) tbleck at virginia.edu
> Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Medicine
> University of Virginia School of Medicine
Only when performed by a general surgeon who leaves the patient with a
Sorry. I won't do it again.
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