An Alternative Endoscopic Anterolateral Route to Meckel's Cave: An Anatomic Feasibility Study Using a Sublabial Transmaxillary Approach


Yagmurlu K., Mooney M. A., Almefty K. K., Bozkurt B., Tanriover N., Little A. S., ...More

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.114, pp.134-141, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 114
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.02.128
  • Journal Name: WORLD NEUROSURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.134-141
  • Keywords: Cavernous sinus, Endoscopic, Meckel's cave, Sublabial, Transmaxillary, Transpterygoid, CAVERNOUS SINUS, TRANSPTERYGOID APPROACH, PTERYGOPALATINE FOSSA, ENDONASAL APPROACH, SURGICAL FREEDOM, NERVE, TUMORS, DOOR
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To describe an endoscopic anterolateral surgical route to the lateral portion of Meckel's cave.