Arachnoid Cyst: Schoolboy, Laughlan Dougall has undergone 40 operations to cure an eight-year headache

Schoolboy, ten, undergoes 40 operations to try and cure an eight-year headache Schoolboy has to have an operation around once every two months to drain fluid from his skull Laughlan had an operation to remove a bone from his skull to give the brain more room in October last year, but the surgery failed | UPDATED: 18:05 GMT, 5 September 2012 A brave schoolboy has had 40 operations as doctors try to cure him of an eight-year headache.