translabyrinthine approach


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translabyrinthine approach

surgical approach to the cerebellopontine angle through the inner ear.

trans·lab·y·rin·thine ap·proach

(trans-lab'i-rin'thīn ă-prōch')
Surgical approach to the cerebellopontine angle through the inner ear.
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This palsy occurred after removal of one larger (5 cm) tumor in a series of 300 AN that were operated on via the translabyrinthine approach.
The patient underwent successful surgical resection via an extended translabyrinthine approach with features of a jugular foramen approach.
one such procedure, the translabyrinthine approach, results in total hearing loss in 100% of patients)
Our objective in this study is to determine the reduction of rhinoliquorrhea rates by Eustachian tube (ET) obliteration in the context of a translabyrinthine approach performed following vestibular schwannoma (VS) excision.
The translabyrinthine approach does not preserve hearing, while the retrosigmoid approach might.
The tumor was radically resected by translabyrinthine approach, preserving the vestibulocochlear and facial nerves.
Although we recommended open surgery via a translabyrinthine approach, the patient refused it and refused gamma-knife treatment, as well.
Exploration via a translabyrinthine approach through a postauricular incision and standard mastoidectomy/ labyrinthectomy exposed a 1-cm intracanalicular tumor in the IAM.
At surgery, 20 patients underwent tumor removal via a translabyrinthine approach and 1 (patient 5) via a retrosigmoid (lateral suboccipital) approach.
a transverse fracture) and anakusis is present, a translabyrinthine approach is used.
Among the 36 patients in the surgical group, the translabyrinthine approach was used to treat 32 (88.