Neurosurgical Procedures : Brain Tumours

Procedure : Cranitomy for Tumour


This procedure, performed under general anaesthesia, creates an opening through the skull for brain tumour removal. 

The surgery usually requires between two to five hours to complete. The length of surgery depends on the type and size of the tumour.

This video is for general educational purposes only and does not take into account your personal medical and/or neurological circumstances or pre-existing conditions. This information is not to be relied upon to assist in a determination of potential medical or surgical care. You should first consult your Neurosurgeon to assist you in the determination of an appropriate course of medical and/or surgical care for your personal circumstances and/or condition(s).