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- noun medicine
Stereotaxic surgery: surgery that uses a three-dimensional coordinatesystem to locate small targetsinside the body.
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Elekta innovations in stereotaxy span six decades and began with the widely known Leksell Gamma Knife® system for highly targeted treatments of brain tumors and other head and neck lesions.
The NeuroArm robotic system is designed to perform microsurgery and biopsy-stereotaxy applications on the brain with unprecedented precision.
Electrode-implantation was performed under general anaesthesia with MRI-guided stereotaxy followed by the implantation of the internal pulse generator.