Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery (Functional Stereotaxy) for Cerebral Palsy&Seizure/Epilepsy

History

Veronika Gering is a 3-year-old girl from Kazakhstan. She was admitted to Beijing Puhua International Hospital due to delayed development in speech, mobility and aptitude, accompanied with epilepsy.

Medical Condition Before Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery for Cerebral Palsy & Epilepsy

Prior to receiving Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery for Cerebral Palsy, Veronika could not speak but only vocalize sounds like ‘hum, ah.’ Muscular tone was increased in all limbs, especially in flexor muscle groups of upper limbs and extensor muscle groups of lower limbs. So her arms and legs are not very flexible. She was also suffering seizures/epiplesy.

Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery for Cerebral Palsy & Epilepsy:

After admission, several medical protocols were applied to the patient, including minimal invasive brain repair; medication to improve cerebral circulation, nutrition and metabolism; combined with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and rehabilitation training.

Physical condition After Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery for Cerebral Palsy & Epilpsy:

After 24 days Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery for cerebral palsy, the patient’s general condition was improved. Vital signs were stable. Sleep pattern and appetite were good. She showed more responses to pain and to sound stimuli. She had improved neck tone. Muscular tone was more normal in the limbs, especially in legs. During physical therapy, the therapies can see more potential for her to walk. Seizure attacks are much less than before.