Neuroendoport surgery is an innovative minimally invasive procedure that uses a specially designed tube to access deep-seated brain tumors — within a dime-size channel through the brain. When appropriate, this procedure offers a number of benefits over traditional open surgery.
This animation illustrates the removal of a metastasis using the Neuroendoport technique.
Headaches, memory loss and fainting spells were signs of a life-threatening cyst in William Byrd's brain. He found relief—and a chance to get his life back—at UPMC.