Tag: neurology-and-neurosurgery

How to successfully treat brain tumors within ACIBADEM
How to successfully treat brain tumors within ACIBADEM

The brain is the most complex structure in the human body, and on its optimal functioning relies all the functions in the body. All of this is massively disturbed when brain types develop and develop various types of tumors. Whether they are benign or malignant, they can affect important areas that are responsible for vital […] Read More
How to treat spasticity by selective dorsal rhizotomy
How to treat spasticity by selective dorsal rhizotomy

Spasticity is a serious consequence of various forms of paralysis that may be congenital or may arise from situations such as premature birth or various accidents. Spasticity can be manifested by increased muscle tone, stiffness, contraction, pain, impaired motor development, bone and joint deformities, all of which limit the ability to move. Spasticity is also […] Read More
Top Technologies That Provide Success In Treating Cerebral Tumors
Top Technologies That Provide Success In Treating Cerebral Tumors

Neurosurgery is one of the top fields in medicine. This is because doctors successfully operate and treat serious cases, and the complication rate has fallen over the past 15 years from 10-15 percent to about 2 percent. This is possible primarily because of teamwork and then treatment personalization, depending on each case. As a matter […] Read More
Treatment of Parkinson’s disease is supported with brain pacemakers
Treatment of Parkinson’s disease is supported with brain pacemakers

Treatment of Parkinson’s disease is supported with brain pacemakers Parkinson’s disease, which affects patients’ quality of life adversely through problems such as tremor in hands, slowness of movements, difficulty in walking and muscle stiffness, is initially taken under control with drug therapy. When drug therapy is insufficient or the drugs cause too many side effects, […] Read More
They said it was psychological but it turned out to be a ‘tumor’!
They said it was psychological but it turned out to be a ‘tumor’!

It was getting increasingly harder for her to walk. She went to many doctors in her country but could not find an answer to her problem. Not only could she not find a solution, she couldn’t even get a diagnosis of what the problem was. It was said to her that if she was operated […] Read More
Brain tumors can be treated %99
Brain tumors can be treated %99

The field of neurosurgery focuses on the central and peripheral nervous systems which include both the brain and the spinal cord, as well as the surgical conditions related to these systems. Professor Necmettin Pamir, the head of the Neurosurgery Department at Acıbadem Kozyatağı Hospital, states that the mortality rate associated with brain tumor operations has […] Read More
What you need to know about cerebral palsy-associated spasticity
What you need to know about cerebral palsy-associated spasticity

Cerebral palsy, which causes permanent adverse effects in the brain, occurs when there is a brain injury during or after birth. Cerebral palsy manifests itself in the form of abnormalities in movement and shape, and consists of varying types, depending on the location of the injury in the brain. What is spasticity? Spasticity is the […] Read More
What are the symptoms of cerebral palsy?
What are the symptoms of cerebral palsy?

Pregnant women are just as careful and caring for their babies as the ones who have given birth. However, there are some circumstances which lead to irreversible consequences outside of their control. One of these is cerebral palsy, also known as brain paralysis. The most common result of cerebral palsy is spasticity, which involves restriction […] Read More
WHAT IS CEREBRAL PALSY?
WHAT IS CEREBRAL PALSY?

Cerebral palsy (brain paralysis), defined as a disorder of the musculoskeletal system, is a problem which over 17 million people in the world are fighting. This disorder develops due to a brain injury that may occur during pregnancy, birth or the neonatal period. In many cases, however, the exact cause is unknown. The injury which […] Read More
PEDIATRIC BRAIN SURGERY GIVES HOPE TO PEDIATRIC PATIENTS
PEDIATRIC BRAIN SURGERY GIVES HOPE TO PEDIATRIC PATIENTS

Often, the treatment of deeply located brain tumors that occur in childhood makes patients smile thanks to the expert surgeons and advanced technology in the field. Early diagnosis of these tumors that require much more experience than those on the surface saves lives. Our brains regulate our bodies like a conductor of an orchestra. Deeply […] Read More
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