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Biopsy and ablation of an H3K27 glioma using the skull-mounted Smartframe® device: a technical case report.

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Summary of "Biopsy and ablation of an H3K27 glioma using the skull-mounted Smartframe® device: a technical case report."

Clearpoint Smartframe® is an MRI compatible stereotactic system often used to perform MRI-guided biopsies. The system is typically mounted on the scalp through screws that pierce the skin and penetrate the outer-table of the cranium. However, the frame can also be configured to be mounted directly onto the skull.

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Name: World neurosurgery
ISSN: 1878-8769
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