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  • adverb In a stereotactic manner; with regard to, or by means of stereotaxis


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  • A ventricular drainage catheter and an ultrasound microcatheter were stereotactically delivered together, directly into the IVH or ICH.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper 2010

  • After three months of stable medical therapy, the patients had electrodes implanted stereotactically in the anterior nuclei of the thalamus. - medical news plus CME for physicians 2010

  • In fact, these data were so compelling that one clinical trial has already been carried-out, in which patients afflicted with recurrent astrocytomas (grade IV) were treated with cannabinoids stereotactically injected directly into the mass of the malignant tumors

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles Eiron Cudaback et al. 2010

  • Mice were stereotactically injected with 1 μl of the cdk5 - or DNcdk5-expressing viruses into the right dentate gyrus; the left side was always injected with a GFP-expressing control virus.

    PLoS Biology: New Articles 2008

  • Dr. Newell noted, "Lysis and drainage of spontaneous ICH and IVH with reduction of mass effect can be accomplished rapidly and safely by sonothrombolysis using stereotactically delivered drainage and ultrasound catheters through a burr hole.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper 2010


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