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Year : 1993  |  Volume : 41  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 33--34

A Splitting-mastoidotomy during transpetrosal approach technical note.

Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan

Correspondence Address:
VK Khosla
Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka
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PMID: 29542593

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Good exposure and reconstruction are amongst the basics for skull-base surgery. We described our technique of "splitting mastoidotomy" which greatly improves the exposure, facilitating surgical dissection. Since there is no bony loss, reconstructionis easier and better during the transpetrosal approach for various basal lesions.

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