Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery (Functional Stereotaxy) for Stroke


Mrs. Kitte is a 59 years old female patient who was admitted to Beijing Puhua International Hospital due to “movement of left side’s limbs disorders after right side basal ganglia cerebral infarction for more than 2 years”.

Medical Condition before Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery (Functional Stereotaxy) for Stroke

The patient was easy to get tired. Bilateral pupils were equal, left: right = 3: 3mm, sensitive to light reflection. She walked slowly with a walking stick, and she could not lift the left upper limb or move fingers. Muscle strength of the left limbs range from I-III. The muscular tension of the left upper and lower limbs was increased.

Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery (Functional Stereotaxy) for Stroke

After admission, several medical protocols were applied, including stereotactic operation under local anesthesia with radiofrequency nerve adjusting treatment , nerve growth factor implantation, combined with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), rehabilitation therapy.

Medical Condition after Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery for Stroke

After 10 days Treatment for Sequela of cerebral infarction, the patient’s general condition was improved, with more energy. She was so excited that she could lift the left arm and move the fingers again just after the Stereotactic Operation. She used her left hand to shake hands with the chief neurosurgeon when finishing the operation. Mrs. Kerrie also could walk easier and faster than before, and she could walk longer without walking stick.
Muscle strength and muscular tension continued to be improved in her arms and legs.