attached craniotomy

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at·tached cra·ni·ot·o·my

craniotomy with a segment of the calvaria and attached soft tissues turned as a flap to expose the cranial cavity.
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In patients in whom it was not possible to perform osteoplastic craniotomy after drainage of the lesions, a ventriculostomy should be performed in the contralateral ventricle.
In the literature there is reference in moderate or severe TBI osteoplastic craniotomy wide, but with exeresis of acute subdural hematoma over multiple fenestrations of the dura mater (40).