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    • Actinomicose do sistema nervoso central: uma rara complicação da actinomicose cervicofacial 

      Ferraz, A. C. [UNIFESP]; Melo, C. V. M. [UNIFESP]; Pereira, E. L. R. [UNIFESP]; Stávale, João Norberto [UNIFESP]; Nogueira, Roberto Gomes [UNIFESP]; Gabbai, Alberto Alain [UNIFESP]; Malheiros, Suzana Maria Fleury [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Braga, Fernando Menezes [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 1993-09-01)
      Central nervous system actinomycosis is a rare but treatable chronic suppurative bacterial infection. The case of a young immunocompetent male with actinomycosis of the CNS is presented. The abscess originated from a primary ...
    • Adenomas produtores de TSH: Relato de caso 

      Tella Jr, Oswaldo Inácio [UNIFESP]; Herculano, Marco Antonio; Delcelo, Rosana [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2002-03-01)
      We describe a rare case of thyroid-stimulating hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma in a patient with a clinical picture of hyperthyroidism, that developed bitemporal hemianopsia after four years of a known thyroid dysfunction. ...
    • Análise linear dos fatores de risco de hemorragia e da melhor alternativa terapêutica para as malformações arteriovenosas durais intracranianas 

      Lucas, Cesar de Paula [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2003)
      O objetivo deste trabalho foi definir a melhor alternativa terapeutica para as malformacoes arteriovenosas durais (MAVDs) levando em consideracao os dois metodos mais difundidos na literatura, quais sejam o neurocirurgico ...
    • Cavernoma gigante: relato de dois casos 

      Andrade, Guilherme Cabral de [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Braga, Fernando Menezes [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2002-06-01)
      Cavernous angiomas or haemangiomas or yet cavernomas are malformations of the central nervous system classified as occult vascular brain lesions. These rare lesions are clinically silent. They are defined by the presence ...
    • Chordoid meningioma: report of two cases 

      Tella Junior, Oswaldo Ignácio de [UNIFESP]; Herculano, Marco Antonio [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Stávale, João Norberto [UNIFESP]; Bonatelli, Antonio de Pádua Furquim [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2003-03-01)
      We present CT scan, MRI and histopathologic findings of two patients harboring a rare type of meningioma. In the first case, a 52 year-old male patient, a large parasellar mass invading the cavernous sinus, infiltrating ...
    • Comparison between posterior lumbar fusion with pedicle screws and posterior lumbar interbody fusion with pedicle screws in adult spondylolisthesis 

      Dantas, Fernando Luiz Rolemberg; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Mauro A.t. [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2007-09-01)
      The purpose of this study was to compare patients with lumbar spondylolisthesis submitted to two different surgical approaches, and evaluate the results and outcomes in both groups. In a two-year period, 60 adult patients ...
    • Do nistagmo per e pós-rotatório nas síndromes do sistema nervoso central 

      Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 1987)
    • Endoscopic approach to the cervical spine 

      Pimenta, Luiz Henrique de Mattos [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Tella Júnior, Oswaldo Inácio de [UNIFESP]; Lomanto, D.; Kum, C. K.; So, JBY; Goh, PMY (Medimond S R L, 2000-01-01)
      The technical possibilities in reaching the cervical spine by videoendoscopy through the anterior and posterior approach are shown.Between January 1998 and March of 2000, 41 patients were operated on: 24 patients underwent ...
    • Estudo anatômico das áreas de vascularização dos rami anteriores e rami posteriores das arteriae corporis striati anteriores 

      Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 1982)
    • Estudo de membrana biológica em ratos na prevenção de fibrose pós laminectomia 

      Herculano, Marco Antonio; Tella Jr, Oswaldo Ignácio De [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Alves, Maria Teresa de Seixas [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2006-06-01)
      The prevention of fibrosis after lumbar and thoracic laminectomies by avoiding herniation of muscular tissue was studied using Wistar-EPM rats with a biological membrane made of decorticated bone of bovine material. The ...
    • Evaluation of arthrodesis and cervical alignment in the surgical results of cervical discectomy using polymethylmetacrylate 

      Mudo, Marcelo Luis [UNIFESP]; Amantea, Andrea Vieira [UNIFESP]; Joaquim, Andrei Fernandes; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Cavalheiro, Sergio [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2009-09-01)
      BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Surgical treatment of cervical radiculopathy with or without myelopathy is a controversy issue, although anterior discectomy is the most common form of treatment. METHOD: We present the evaluation ...
    • Hipotermia na neuroproteção 

      Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2007)
    • Implications of extubation failure and prolonged mechanical ventilation in the postoperative period following elective intracranial surgery 

      Vidotto, Milena Carlos [UNIFESP]; Sogame, Luciana Carrupt Machado [UNIFESP]; Gazzotti, Mariana Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Jardim, José Roberto [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2011-12-01)
      Patients undergoing neurosurgery are predisposed to a variety of complications related to mechanical ventilation (MV). There is an increased incidence of extubation failure, pneumonia, and prolonged MV among such patients. ...
    • Malformação arteriovenosa dural: história natural e tratamento 

      Lucas, Cesar de Paula [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 1999)
      Foram estudados retrospectivamente casos de malformacao artedovenosa dural (MAVD) retirados da literatura mundial. Com este proposito foram revisados os arquivos da Biblioteca Regional de Medicina (BIREME) e Medline ...
    • Malignant transformation of pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma: case report 

      Tella Junior, Oswaldo Ignácio de [UNIFESP]; Herculano, Marco Antonio; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Stávale, João Norberto [UNIFESP]; Aguiar, Paulo Henrique (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2003-03-01)
      We report a case of a pleomorphic xantoastrocytoma which manifested itself as a cystic isodense lesion in the right fronto-temporal lobe in a 26 year-old woman. It appeared as a soft yellow tumor with cystic cavities on ...
    • Mild hypothermia reduces polymorphonuclear leukocytes infiltration in induced brain inflammation 

      Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Neves Filho, Antonio [UNIFESP]; Lapa, Antonio José [UNIFESP]; Stávale, João Norberto [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2005-09-01)
      Over the last 50 years deep hypothermia (23(0) C) has demonstrated to be an excellent neuroprotective agent in cerebral ischemic injury. Mild hypothermia (31-33(0) C) has proven to have the same neuroprotective properties ...
    • Parallel transverse-sigmoid sinus harboring dural arteriovenous malformation. How to differentiate the pathological and normal sinus in order to treat and preserve patency and function 

      Lucas, Cesar de Paula [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Spelle, Laurent; Piotin, Michel; Mounayer, Charbel; Moret, Jacques (Springer, 2010-03-01)
      An unusual case of dural arteriovenous malformation (DAVM) harboring a parallel transverse-sigmoid sinus (TSS) is presented. the patient had a 2-year history of left-sided pulsatile tinnitus in the left ear refractory to ...
    • Post-traumatic temporal lobe lesions: surgical decision making based on CT scan findings 

      Giannetti, Alexandre Varella; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Audrey Beatriz Santos; Herval, Lina Márcia De Araujo (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2005-06-01)
      BACKGROUND: The indication for surgical treatment of post-traumatic parenchymal lesions in the temporal lobe remains controversial. OBJECTIVE: We reviewd the tomographic parameters that might be useful in making surgical ...
    • Prognostic Value of Intraventricular Bleeding in Spontaneous Intraparenchymal Cerebral Hemorrhage of Small Volume: A Prospective Cohort Study 

      Fortes Lima, Telmo Tiburcio; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Gallo, Pasquale; Cavalheiro, Sergio [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012-04-01)
      BACKGROUND: the literature is controversial on whether intraventricular bleeding has a negative impact on the prognosis of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage. Nevertheless, an association between intraventricular bleeding ...
    • REGIONAL COOLING FOR REDUCING BRAIN TEMPERATURE AND INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE 

      Forte, Luis Vicente [UNIFESP]; Peluso, Cassio Morano [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Godoy, Roberto; Rojas, Salomon Soriano Ordinola (Assoc Arquivos Neuro- Psiquiatria, 2009-06-01)
      Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of regional cooling for reducing brain temperature (BrTe) and intracranial pressure (ICP) in patients where conventional clinical treatment has failed. Method: Regional cooling was ...