AANS Neurosurgeon | Volume 26, Number 1, 2017


3-D MCA Clipping

In this issues In the Loupe video, shows two simultaneous surgical videos, but these are not concomitant surgeries. Rather, our feature is a contribution from Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS, showing the microsurgical clipping of a ruptured MCA aneurysm.

The video uses side-by-side, 3-D to provide a 3-D video image without the use of glasses (for help viewing this video in 3D, a tutorial can be found at https://www.lhup.edu/~dsimanek/3d/view3d.htm. Of course, not everyone can master this technique, so one can also watch the operation by focusing on one or the other of the images.


The Untethering of a Type 1 Split Cord Malformation