Mayo Clinic Health Library

Nervous system

  • Carotid angioplasty and stenting

    Carotid angioplasty and stenting — See how this stroke treatment is done.

  • Carotid angioplasty and stenting

    Carotid angioplasty and stenting — Overview covers definition, risks and results of this stroke treatment.

  • Deep brain stimulation

    Deep brain stimulation — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this neurological condition treatment.

  • Epilepsy surgery

    Epilepsy surgery may be the answer if you continue to have seizures despite medication.

  • Gamma Knife radiosurgery

    Gamma Knife radiosurgery — Overview covers definition, risk, results of this procedure to treat brain abnormalities.

  • General anesthesia

    General anesthesia — Overview covers risks, results of this procedure to put you to sleep.

  • Pillar procedure

    Pillar procedure — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this procedure for obstructive sleep apnea.