The relationship between the fistula tract and the facial nerve in type II first branchial cleft anomalies


Ertas B., GÜNAYDIN R. Ö. , Unal O. F.

AURIS NASUS LARYNX, cilt.42, ss.119-122, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 42 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.anl.2014.08.017
  • Dergi Adı: AURIS NASUS LARYNX
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.119-122

Özet

Objective: To share our experience involving seven patients with type II first branchial cleft anomalies (hereafter, type II anomalies), to determine whether the location of the external fistula openings of the anomalies are associated with the location of the facial nerve tract, and elucidate the relationship between the location of the fistula opening and the facial nerve.