- Decompression of a Chiari Malformation

© Benjamin Hanson
Mayo Clinic/ (School) Academy of Art University , Rochester Minnesota US

Decompression of a Chiari Malformation - The surgeon in this procedure is trying to create more room around the malformation. The goal here is to remove the bone and expand the dural membrane with the patch which is depicted in the second photo on the right.

PURPOSE

This photo was taken during surgery and was created for educational purposes for the surgeon.

EQUIPMENT / TECHNIQUE

Canon 5D Mark III

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