Transfacial approaches to the clivus

John Drew Prosser, Clementino Arturo Solares, John R Vender, Cargill Herley Alleyne

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

The clivus is centrally located in the skull base surrounded by critical neurovascular structures making surgical access difficult. Several approaches to this region have been described. Herein we discuss the transfacial approaches to the clivus with emphasis on endoscopic approaches.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)213-217
Number of pages5
JournalOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Volume24
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2013

Fingerprint

Posterior Cranial Fossa
Skull Base

Keywords

  • Clivus
  • Endoscopic endonasal
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Transfacial

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

Cite this

Transfacial approaches to the clivus. / Prosser, John Drew; Solares, Clementino Arturo; Vender, John R; Alleyne, Cargill Herley.

In: Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Vol. 24, No. 4, 01.12.2013, p. 213-217.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prosser, John Drew ; Solares, Clementino Arturo ; Vender, John R ; Alleyne, Cargill Herley. / Transfacial approaches to the clivus. In: Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2013 ; Vol. 24, No. 4. pp. 213-217.
@article{56ac60de3ffa4e0297758d0685631439,
title = "Transfacial approaches to the clivus",
abstract = "The clivus is centrally located in the skull base surrounded by critical neurovascular structures making surgical access difficult. Several approaches to this region have been described. Herein we discuss the transfacial approaches to the clivus with emphasis on endoscopic approaches.",
keywords = "Clivus, Endoscopic endonasal, Skull Base Surgery, Transfacial",
author = "Prosser, {John Drew} and Solares, {Clementino Arturo} and Vender, {John R} and Alleyne, {Cargill Herley}",
year = "2013",
month = "12",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1016/j.otot.2013.06.001",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "24",
pages = "213--217",
journal = "Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery",
issn = "1043-1810",
publisher = "W.B. Saunders Ltd",
number = "4",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Transfacial approaches to the clivus

AU - Prosser, John Drew

AU - Solares, Clementino Arturo

AU - Vender, John R

AU - Alleyne, Cargill Herley

PY - 2013/12/1

Y1 - 2013/12/1

N2 - The clivus is centrally located in the skull base surrounded by critical neurovascular structures making surgical access difficult. Several approaches to this region have been described. Herein we discuss the transfacial approaches to the clivus with emphasis on endoscopic approaches.

AB - The clivus is centrally located in the skull base surrounded by critical neurovascular structures making surgical access difficult. Several approaches to this region have been described. Herein we discuss the transfacial approaches to the clivus with emphasis on endoscopic approaches.

KW - Clivus

KW - Endoscopic endonasal

KW - Skull Base Surgery

KW - Transfacial

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84890044912&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84890044912&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1016/j.otot.2013.06.001

DO - 10.1016/j.otot.2013.06.001

M3 - Article

AN - SCOPUS:84890044912

VL - 24

SP - 213

EP - 217

JO - Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

JF - Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

SN - 1043-1810

IS - 4

ER -