Anatomy of Meckel's Cave and the Trigeminal Ganglion: Anatomical Landmarks for a Safer Approach to Them

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Arslan M., Deda H., Avci E., Elhan A., TEKDEMİR İ., Tubbs R. S. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, cilt.22, ss.317-323, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.5213-11.1
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.317-323


AIM: Surgical approaches to Meckel's cave (MC) are often technically difficult and sometimes associated with postoperative morbidity. The relationship of surgical landmarks to relevant anatomy is important. Therefore, we attempted to delineate quantitatively their anatomy and the relationships between MC and surrounding structures.