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Table 5 Postoperative complications and morbidities

From: Transcortical approaches to large intraventricular tumors: a prospective case series of 20 patients

Postoperative complication/morbidity No. %
Hydrocephalus 9 45%
Minor intraventricular bleed 9 45%
Subdural hygromas conservatively managed 6 30%
Subdural hygromas mandated CSF shunt 1 5%
Transient short-term memory affection 4 20%
Transient mild motor deficits 4 20%
Postoperative seizures 2 10%
Moderate brain edema 1 5%
Transient dysphasia 1 5%
Extradural hematoma 1 5%
  1. CSF cerebrospinal fluid