Variations of the extreme-lateral craniocervical approach: anatomical study and clinical analysis of 69 patients

Salas E., Sekhar L., Ziyal I. , Caputy A., Wright D.

JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY, vol.90, no.4, pp.206-219, 1999 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 90 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.3171/spi.1999.90.2.0206
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.206-219
  • Keywords: chordoma, craniocervical junction, jugular foramen tumor, meningioma, neurinoma, posterior circulation aneurysm, GLOMUS-JUGULARE TUMORS, TRANSCONDYLAR APPROACH, ANTERIOR PORTION, FORAMEN MAGNUM, LESIONS, JUNCTION, ANEURYSMS, REMOVAL, SINUS


Object. The aim of this study was to describe six variations of the extreme-lateral craniocervical approach, their application, and treatment results.