The microsurgical anatomy of the hypoglossal canal


Karasu A. , Cansever T. , Batay F., Sabanci P. A. , Al-Mefty O.

SURGICAL AND RADIOLOGIC ANATOMY, cilt.31, ss.363-367, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00276-008-0455-x
  • Dergi Adı: SURGICAL AND RADIOLOGIC ANATOMY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.363-367

Özet

The hypoglossal canal (HC) is a region of the skull base whose involvement in many pathological entities is often ignored. Adequate knowledge of the anatomy of the HC and its related bony, neural, and vascular structures is essential for surgery of lesions involving this area.