EGOROV Boris Grigoryevich (1892 — 1972) — the Soviet neurosurgeon, the academician of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences (1953), the honored worker of science of RSFSR (1958), the pupil of H. N. Burdenko. Member of the CPSU.
Upon termination of in 1915 medical f-that Moscow un-that medical officer in hospital. In 1916 — 1923 worked as the assistant to department of topographical anatomy and operational surgery medical f-that 1 MSU, and since 1928 in neurosurgical clinic (nowadays Ying t of neurosurgery of H. N. Burdenko of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences). In 1947 — 1964 director of it in-that.
In days of the Great Patriotic War was the leading neurosurgeon in specialized hospitals in Ufa and Moscow.
B. G. Egorov published apprx. 120 scientific works devoted to clinic, diagnosis and surgical methods of treatment of tumors and injuries of a head and spinal cord. He proved rational methods of plastics of a firm meninx, and also methods of treatment of meningososudisty tumors, gliomas of big hemispheres and a cerebellum, tumors of a hypophysis, side and the third ventricles, neurinoma of the VIII cranial nerve. He offered a number of modifications of operational approaches to neuroectodermal tumors of various localization. A number of its works is devoted to treatment of injuries of a head and spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and also surgical treatment of neuralgia of the V nerve, an optokhiazmalny arachnoiditis.
Under its management it is prepared apprx. 50 master's and doctoral dissertations.
It was a member all-Union about-in surgeons and neurosurgeons, the honorary member International about-va surgeons, Swedish medical about-va, Ob-va of neurosurgeons of the USA, the member about-in neurosurgeons of Poland and GDR.
«the sign of Honour», and also medals is awarded by the Orders of Lenin (two), Labour Red Banners, the Red Star.
Works: Technology of anesthesia in cherepnomozgovy surgery, Vopr, neyrokhir., t. 1, No. 4, page 33, 1937; Indications and equipment of resections of a brain and cerebellum, in the same place, t. 3, No. 4, page 44, 1939; Neurinoma of the VIII nerve, M., 1949; Surgical treatment arakhnoidendoteliy, located in the field of a hillock of the Turkish saddle, Vopr, neyrokhir., t. 14, No. 3, page 12, 1950; Classification of wounds of peripheral nerves, in the same place, t. 17, No. 5, page 3, 1953; Justification and a technique of total removal of neurinoma of the VIII nerve, in the same place, No. 3, page 3, 1960 (sovm, with other); About a technique of surgical access to a cavity of the III ventricle of a brain, in the same place, No. 1, page 10, 1961; Venous drains from arakhnoidendoteliy a big wing of the main bone, in the same place, No. 4, page 6, 1965; To a question of ways and perspectives of further researches on neurooncology of a brain, in the same place, No. 5, page 34, 1967.
Bibliography: Boris Grigoryevich Egorov's memories, Vopr, neyrokhir., No. 3, page 61, 1972; Boris Grigoryevich Egorov's Memories, Surgery, No. 9, page 134, 1972.
E. I. Kandel.