Retrosigmoid approach

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Abstract

The retrosigmoid approach is an ideal approach for lateral posterior fossa pathology. This approach provides direct access to the lateral cerebellar hemisphere, cerebellopontine angle, and lateral skull base, including the posterior petrous bone.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)172-178
Number of pages7
JournalOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Volume24
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

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Petrous Bone
Cerebellopontine Angle
Skull Base
Pathology

Keywords

  • CPA
  • Cerebellopontine angle
  • Petrous bone
  • Posterior fossa
  • Retrosigmoid
  • Skull base

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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Retrosigmoid approach. / Vender, John R.

In: Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Vol. 24, No. 3, 01.01.2013, p. 172-178.

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