What is Cranioplasty?

Category: Surgeries


A cranioplasty is a surgical repair of a defect or deformity of the skull. These operations may include osteotomies, ostectomies, and application of bone grafts or alloplastic materials.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cranioplasty

Side effect Patients
Brain abscess 1


Stopped having Cranioplasty

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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There are no evaluations for Cranioplasty.