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Summary: The inferior region of the skull consisting of an internal (cerebral), and an external (basilar) surface.
Publications262 found, 100 shown here
- Neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations of benign anterior skull base lesionsMark Hornyak
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Postgrad Med 121:103-14. 2009Visual disturbance is a common presenting symptom of anterior skull base lesions. These lesions cause deterioration in visual acuity, restriction of the visual field, or reduction of ocular mobility...
- Endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery: analysis of complications in the authors' initial 800 patientsAmin B Kassam
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Neurosurg 114:1544-68. 2011..of endoscopic endonasal approaches, albeit in the early stages, represents part of the continuous evolution of skull base surgery...
- Tumefactive fibroinflammatory lesion of the neck with progressive invasion of the meninges, skull base, orbit, and brainA I Holodny
Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:876-9. 2001..The lesion caused destruction of the skull base and a subdural hematoma...
- Nasoseptal flap reconstruction of high flow intraoperative cerebral spinal fluid leaks during endoscopic skull base surgeryAdam M Zanation
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:518-21. 2009..The goals of this study are to prospectively evaluate the nasoseptal flap and high-risk cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) leak variables...
- Endoscopic pedicled nasoseptal flap reconstruction for pediatric skull base defectsRupali N Shah
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
Laryngoscope 119:1067-75. 2009..radioanatomic analysis of computed tomography (CT) scans to determine limitations of the nasoseptal flap in pediatric skull base reconstruction and to describe clinical outcomes after using the nasoseptal flap in six pediatric patients.
- High incidence of optic canal involvement in tuberculum sellae meningiomas: rationale for aggressive skull base approachBurak Sade
Brain Tumor and Neuro Oncology Center, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
Surg Neurol 72:118-23; discussion 123. 2009..Current literature on TSMs underemphasizes the significance of OCI by the tumor. In this study, we aimed to document the incidence of OCI, its management using a SBT, and its significance with relation to the visual outcome...
- Endoscopic skull base reconstruction of large dural defects: a systematic review of published evidenceRichard J Harvey
Department of Otolaryngology and Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Laryngoscope 122:452-9. 2012Systematically review the outcomes of endoscopic endonasal techniques to reconstruct large skull base defects (ESBR)...
- Reconstruction techniques in skull base surgeryFilippo Gagliardi
Department of Neurosurgery, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
J Craniofac Surg 22:1015-20. 2011..A variety of endoscopic pedicled mucosal flaps within the nasal cavity have also been described. The different reconstruction techniques are described and discussed in terms of indications, advantages, and drawbacks...
- Cranial base growth in patients with Down syndrome: a longitudinal studyJuan J Alio
Prophylaxis, Odonthopediatrics and Orthodontics Department, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:729-37. 2008..The purpose of this study was to assess the growth of the cranial base in a sample of patients diagnosed with Down syndrome (DS)...
- Nasoseptal flap takedown and reuse in revision endoscopic skull base reconstructionAdam M Zanation
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Laryngoscope 121:42-6. 2011..a description of the techniques and limitations of nasoseptal flap takedown and reuse during second-stage and revision endoscopic skull base surgery and review the institutional experience with the use of this reconstructive technique.
- Long-term outcomes of fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for intracranial skull base benign meningiomas in single institutionShunsuke Onodera
Department of Radiation Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, North 15, West 7, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8638, Japan
Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:462-8. 2011..the outcome of linac-based fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy over the last 10 years for intracranial skull base benign meningiomas in patients who were inoperable, who had residual tumors with some components of high mitotic ..
- Extended endoscopic endonasal approach to the skull baseO L Arbolay
Department of Neurosurgery, Hermanos Ameijeiras Hospital, La Habana City, Cuba
Minim Invasive Neurosurg 52:114-8. 2009Different approaches to the skull base have been developed through the sphenoidal sinus. Traditional boundaries of the trans-sphenoidal approach can be extended in antero-posterior and lateral planes...
- Temporalis muscle flap for reconstruction of skull base defectsJesse E Smith
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Head Neck 32:199-203. 2010The temporalis muscle flap (TMF) is a valuable reconstructive technique utilized in a variety of challenging defects. However, its use for repair of skull base defects is less commonly reported.
- Radiology of skull base neoplasmsD D Durden
Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 34:1043-64, vii. 2001Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging are used routinely to stage skull base neoplasms preoperatively, define the extent of the tumor, identify perineural spread, plan surgery and radiation therapy, and evaluate the ..
- Detecting plasma Epstein-Barr virus DNA to diagnose postradiation nasopharyngeal skull base lesions in nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients: a prospective studyFa Ya Liang
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510120, P R China
Chin J Cancer 31:142-9. 2012The diagnosis of postradiation nasopharyngeal skull base lesions in petients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is still a tough problem in clinical practice. An early and accurate diagnosis is important for subsequent management...
- Stereotactic proton beam therapy of skull base meningiomasF J Vernimmen
Department of Radiation Oncology, Tygerberg Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 49:99-105. 2001To review outcomes for patients with skull base meningiomas treated using the stereotactic proton beam at the National Accelerator Center (NAC), Republic of South Africa.
- Fibrous dysplasia involving the skull base and temporal boneL R Lustig
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, JHOC Sixth Floor, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:1239-47. 2001To gain a broader appreciation of the clinical presentation, operative treatment, and outcome of patients with fibrous dysplasia involving the skull base.
- Janus flap: bilateral nasoseptal flaps for anterior skull base reconstructionGurston G Nyquist
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:327-31. 2010Large dural defects after extended endoscopic endonasal skull base resections require meticulous reconstruction to prevent a cerebrospinal fluid leak postoperatively...
- A comparison of craniofacial morphology in patients with and without facial asymmetry--a three-dimensional analysis with computed tomographyT G Kwon
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Kyungpook National University, Samduck 2 Ga, Jung Gu, Daegu 700 421, South Korea
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:43-8. 2006..The asymmetric condyle position was found to be associated with skull base characteristics...
- Intraoperative facial motor evoked potential monitoring with transcranial electrical stimulation during skull base surgeryCharles C J Dong
Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Clin Neurophysiol 116:588-96. 2005....
- A revolution in skull base surgery: the quality of life matters!James I Ausman
Surg Neurol 65:635-6. 2006
- World Health Organization Grades II and III meningiomas are rare in the cranial base and spineBurak Sade
Brain Tumor Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Neurosurgery 61:1194-8; discussion 1198. 2007..This study was undertaken to assess a possible relationship between the tumor location and the incidence of World Health Organization (WHO) Grades II and III meningiomas...
- First clinical evaluation of the navigated controlled drill at the lateral skull baseM Hofer
BMBF Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery ICCAS, University of Leipzig, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 132:171-3. 2008Surgery on the lateral skull base puts delicate structures at risk. To support the surgeon in identifying and protecting the risk structures the principle of Navigated Control (NC) can be used for preventing iatrogenic injuries...
- Prevention and management of vascular injuries in endoscopic surgery of the sinonasal tract and skull baseC Arturo Solares
Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30907, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:817-25. 2010..These techniques have been further expanded to manage skull base pathologies. This expansion has been facilitated by a better understanding of the endonasal skull base anatomy...
- Anterior and middle cranial fossa skull base reconstruction using microvascular free tissue techniques: surgical complications and functional outcomesErnest S Chiu
Tulane Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, USA
Ann Plast Surg 60:514-20. 2008Surgical ablation for oncologic disease requiring skull base resection can result in both facial disfigurement and a complex wound defect with exposed orbital content, oral cavity, bone, and dural lining...
- Prevention and management of skull base injuryEsther Kim
Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 7209 Medical Center East South Tower, 1215 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 8605, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:809-16. 2010b>Skull base defects and injuries are rare, but may occur during endoscopic sinus surgery, as a result of facial trauma, or as a result of tumors in the anterior cranial fossa...
- Inflammatory pseudotumour involving the skull base and cervical spineY S Cho
Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
J Laryngol Otol 115:580-4. 2001..IPT involving the skull base and cervical spine is distinctly rare and usually indistinguishable from aggressive neoplasms or infection...
- Endoscopic management of skull base defects associated with persistent pneumocephalus following previous open repair: a preliminary reportDavid W Clark
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Texas Sinus Institute, Texas Skull Base Institute, University of Texas at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:820-6. 2010To describe the management of anterior skull base defects in patients who present with pneumocephalus after previous open neurosurgical intervention.
- Endoscopic endonasal anatomy and approaches to the anterior skull base: a neurosurgeon's viewpointBashar Abuzayed
Department of Neurosurgery, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
J Craniofac Surg 21:529-37. 2010The objective of this study was to review the endoscopic anatomy of the anterior skull base, defining the pitfalls of endoscopic endonasal approaches to this region...
- [Transnasal endoscopic approaches to the cranial base]Tomasz Lyson
Klinika Neurochirurgii, Uniwersytet Medyczny w Białymstoku, Białystok
Neurol Neurochir Pol 47:63-73. 2013..The authors of this contribution use most of these approaches in their endoscopic skull base surgery...
- Intraoperative facial nerve motor evoked potential monitoring during skull base surgery predicts long-term facial nerve function outcomesMasafumi Fukuda
Department of Neurosurgery, Brain Research Institute, University of Niigata, Japan
Neurol Res 33:578-82. 2011This study was designed to clarify whether facial nerve motor evoked potentials (FNMEPs) elicited by transcranial electrical stimulation during skull base surgery are useful for predicting long-term facial nerve function.
- Pulsed laser-induced liquid jet for skull base tumor removal with vascular preservation through the transsphenoidal approach: a clinical investigationYoshikazu Ogawa
Department of Neurosurgery, Kohnan Hospital, Nagamachiminami, Taihaku ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 153:823-30. 2011..To overcome these problems, we have developed a pulsed laser-induced liquid jet (LILJ) system to dissect tumor tissue with preservation of fine blood vessels within deep and narrow working spaces and evaluated its utility and safety...
- The natural evolution of endoscopic approaches in skull base surgery: robotic-assisted surgery?I Dallan
Otorhinolaryngologic Unit, University of Insubria, Italy
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 31:390-4. 2011..This is particularly intriguing in skull base regions...
- Computed tomography of the anterior skull base in Kallmann syndrome reveals specific ethmoid bone abnormalities associated with olfactory bulb defectsLuigi Maione
Universite Paris Sud, Faculte de Medecine Paris Sud, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital de Bicetre, Service d endocrinologie et des maladies de la reproduction, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E537-46. 2013..Kallmann syndrome (KS) is characterized by congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (CHH) and an impaired sense of smell related to defective development of the olfactory system...
- Clinical utility of the inferior turbinate flaps in the reconstruction of the nasal septum and skull baseDong Hoon Lee
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hwasun Hospital, Hwasun, South Korea
J Craniofac Surg 23:e322-6. 2012..been used for the repair of the septal perforation, and the PPITF has been used for the reconstruction of the skull base. Because of the technical difficulties of endoscopic preparation of the ITF, clinical studies on endoscopic ..
- Intracranial infection as a common complication following war missile skull base injuryB Splavski
Division of Neurosurgery, Osijek University Hospital, Osijek, Croatia
Injury 31:233-7. 2000..therapy, and early surgery in the management of intracranial infection following war missile penetrating skull base injury. There were 21 skull base missile injuries treated surgically in a 4-year period...
- History of endoscopic skull base surgery: its evolution and current realityDaniel M Prevedello
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
J Neurosurg 107:206-13. 2007..between otorhinolaryngologists and neurosurgeons has produced a new subspecialty of "endoscopic skull base surgery...
- Endoscopic endonasal versus open transcranial resection of anterior midline skull base meningiomasRicardo J Komotar
Department of Neurological Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
World Neurosurg 77:713-24. 2012To assess the advantages and limitations of the endoscopic endonasal approach to anterior skull base meningiomas, a minimally invasive approach that avoids extensive bone drilling, brain retraction, and manipulation of nerves and critical ..
- Mucocele after transnasal endoscopic repair of traumatic anterior skull base fistula in childrenBenjamin Verillaud
Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Hopital d Enfants Armand Trousseau, APHP and University Paris VI, 26 Avenue Arnold Netter, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:1137-42. 2011To report the long-term sinonasal complications after endoscopic repair of anterior skull base fractures in children. This study describes mucocele formation in 6 patients treated endoscopically for posttraumatic CSF fistulae...
- Anteriorly based inferior turbinate flap for endoscopic skull base reconstructionZiv Gil
The Head and Neck Surgery Unit, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel Tel Aviv, Israel
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 146:842-7. 2012In the absence of the nasal septal flap, there is limited ability to reconstruct the anterior skull base because of the paucity of alternative intranasal vascularized flaps...
- Orthopedic cervical headgear with an expanded inner bow in class II correctionM Kirjavainen
Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, University of Helsinki, Finland
Angle Orthod 70:317-25. 2000..The cephalometric analysis suggested that the observed improvement of the occlusion was due to an inhibition of forward growth of the maxilla and anterior downward rotation of the palate...
- Endoscopic endonasal surgery (EES) in skull base repairs and CSF leakageC Bachert
ENT-Department Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Ghent, Belgium
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 54:179-89. 2000This report aims to summarise the current role of Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery (EES) for skull base and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leakage repair, to provide some guidelines for the clinical diagnosis and technical procedures of repair, to ..
- Real-time computed tomography image update for endoscopic skull base surgeryB A Woodworth
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Laryngol Otol 122:361-5. 2008..However, conventional computer-aided systems do not provide intra-operative updated computed tomography imaging. We describe the technical aspects of the xCAT, a new intra-operative mobile volume computed tomography scanner...
- Efficacy of the pedicled nasoseptal flap without cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) diversion for repair of skull base defects: incidence of postoperative CSF leaksJean Anderson Eloy
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:397-401. 2012The advances in endoscopic skull base surgery have led to the resection of increasingly larger cranial base lesions and the creation of larger skull base defects with the potential for increased postoperative high-flow cerebrospinal fluid ..
- Endoscopic endonasal surgery of the midline skull base: anatomical study and clinical considerationsLuigi M Cavallo
Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurological Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
Neurosurg Focus 19:E2. 2005The midline skull base is an anatomical area that extends from the anterior limit of the cranial fossa down to the anterior border of the foramen magnum...
- Inferior turbinate pedicle flap for endoscopic skull base defect repairRichard J Harvey
Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:522-6. 2009Endoscopic skull base reconstruction (ESBR) is an important advance in the management of skull base defects...
- Endoscopic endonasal repair of anterior skull base non-traumatic cerebrospinal fluid leaks, meningoceles, and encephalocelesGurston G Nyquist
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10065, USA
J Neurosurg 113:961-6. 2010..endonasal approach has become the preferred technique for CSF leak and encephalocele repair of the anterior skull base. The purpose of this study is to identify patient characteristics; review adjunctive perioperative treatments, ..
- One thousand endoscopic skull base surgical procedures demystifying the infection potential: incidence and description of postoperative meningitis and brain abscessesYuriko Kono
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:77-83. 2011Endonasal endoscopic skull base surgery (ESBS) is perceived as having a high risk of infection because it is performed through the sinuses, which are not sterile...
- Skull base trauma: diagnosis and managementMadjid Samii
Department of Neurosurgery, Hannover College of Medicine, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, D 30625 Hannover, Germany
Neurol Res 24:147-56. 2002..Extensive dural laceration and severe neurovascular damage may accompany skull base injuries...
- Gamma knife surgery for skull base meningiomasRobert M Starke
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
J Neurosurg 116:588-97. 2012b>Skull base meningiomas are challenging tumors owing in part to their close proximity to important neurovascular structures...
- Endoscopic management of anterior skull base encephalocelesMark E Boseley
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:30-3. 2004Encephaloceles are relatively rare phenomena produced by the protrusion of brain and dura through an anterior skull base defect. Although they can occur as congenital defects, encephaloceles can also present after trauma...
- 10 pearls for safe endoscopic skull base surgeryMadeleine R Schaberg
Department of Otolaryngology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 1305 York Avenue, Fifth Floor, New York, NY 10065, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:945-54. 2010The introduction of the endoscopic endonasal approach for the management of lesions of the skull base has produced a paradigm shift in the way complicated lesions of this complex anatomic location are managed...
- Latissimus dorsi free flap reconstruction of anterior skull base defectsAngelique Girod
Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery Unit, Institut Curie, 26 Rue d Ulm, 75005 Paris, France
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 40:177-9. 2012Surgery of extensive skull base tumour results of a defect of soft and hard tissue and dura. Free flap reconstruction provides tissue to restore the defect and separate the intracranial content from the bacterial flora of the nasal fossae...
- Enabling an unimpeded surgical approach to the skull base in patients with cranial hyperostosis, exemplarily demonstrated for craniometaphyseal dysplasiaPhilipp Juergens
Department of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Switzerland
J Neurosurg 115:528-35. 2011..Skull bone more than 50 mm thick in some regions was reduced to physiological thickness. The patient was thus in a stage that neurosurgical interventions could be performed with a regular risk within a reasonable time of treatment...
- Mucocele rate after endoscopic skull base reconstruction using vascularized pedicled flapsBenjamin S Bleier
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:186-7. 2011Postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leak is a significant risk after endoscopic skull base surgery. Recently, novel reconstructive techniques using vascularized pedicled mucosal flaps have been applied to decrease this potential risk...
- Prevertebral corridor: posterior pathway for reconstruction of the ventral skull baseAbdullah Durmaz
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
J Craniofac Surg 22:848-53. 2011..flaps, such as the pericranial and temporoparietal fascia flaps, are currently used for reconstruction of skull base defects after endoscopic endonasal surgery whenever local vascularized flaps, such as the nasoseptal flap, are ..
- Navigated surgery at the lateral skull base and registration and preoperative imagery: experimental resultsFlorian Kral
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstr 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:144-50. 2011To assess factors that affect the accuracy of navigated surgery at the human lateral skull base, including the choice of registration procedures and preoperative computed tomography (CT) section thickness, and to compare target ..
- Nasopharyngeal carcinoma with skull base invasion and hydrocephalus: a case reportChih Jen Wang
Department of Neurosurgery, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Kaohsiung J Med Sci 18:582-4. 2002We describe a case of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) with diffuse skull base bony destruction, resulting in obstructive hydrocephalus...
- Parapharyngeal neuroglial heterotopia extending through the skull base in a neonate with airway obstructionThierry A G M Huisman
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University Hospital Zurich, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
J Pediatr Surg 42:1764-7. 2007..Preoperative identification of intracranial extension is essential for planning surgery to prevent postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leaks or possible meningitis...
- Localization and infliction pattern of iatrogenic skull base defects following endoscopic sinus surgery at a teaching hospitalKlaus Bumm
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Waldstrasse 1, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Auris Nasus Larynx 36:671-6. 2009..We present our results of over 14 years of experience from endoscopic repair of CSF rhinorrhea with long-term follow-up...
- Fully endoscopic expanded endonasal approach treating skull base lesions in pediatric patientsAmin Kassam
Minimally Invasive endoNeurosurgery Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
J Neurosurg 106:75-86. 2007..endoscopic approaches to determine their safety and efficacy in the treatment of pediatric patients who harbor skull base lesions...
- An integrated system for planning, navigation and robotic assistance for skull base surgeryTian Xia
Department of Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
Int J Med Robot 4:321-30. 2008We developed an image-guided robot system to provide mechanical assistance for skull base drilling, which is performed to gain access for some neurosurgical interventions, such as tumour resection...
- Transoral robotic surgery of the skull base: a cadaver and feasibility studyJohn Y K Lee
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 72:181-7. 2010The goal of this study was to determine the potential role as well as the current limitations of the da Vinci Surgical System robot in transoral surgery of the skull base.
- Incidence of skull base and orbital erosion in allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS) and non-AFRSMark D Ghegan
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:592-5. 2006..To compare the incidence of bony erosion associated with allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS) with the incidence of bony erosion seen in other types of inflammatory sinusitis...
- Skull base abnormalities in osteogenesis imperfecta: a cephalometric evaluation of 54 patients and 108 control volunteersOuti Kovero
Department of Oral Radiology, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Finland
J Neurosurg 105:361-70. 2006..The head is often abnormally shaped, and changes in skull base anatomy in the form of basilar impression and basilar invagination have been reported...
- Diagnosis and management of skull base osteoradionecrosis after radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinomaXiao ming Huang
Department of Otolaryngology, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P R China
Laryngoscope 116:1626-31. 2006The objective of this study was to investigate the diagnosis and management of skull base osteoradionecrosis (ORN) after radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC).
- Skull base approaches in the pediatric populationZiv Gil
Skull Base Surgery Unit and the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
Head Neck 27:682-9. 2005This study aimed to examine the surgical, oncologic, and developmental results of infants and children undergoing extirpation of skull base tumors.
- Concomitant fibrous dysplasia and aneurysmal bone cyst of the skull base. Case report and review of the literatureG F Haddad
American University of Beirut, New York, N Y, USA
Pediatr Neurosurg 28:147-53. 1998The combination of fibrous dysplasia and aneurysmal bone cyst of the skull base is extremely rare yet it should be recognized, lest the rapid growth of the lesion and the radiological picture lead to the wrong diagnosis of a malignant ..
- Angiogenesis and skin carcinomas with skull base invasion: a case-control studyClaudio R Cernea
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Head Neck 26:396-400. 2004..In this study, the expression of CD34 in basal cell carcinomas ( BCCs) and squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) with skull base invasion was compared with that in tumors with good outcome.
- Skull base osteomyelitis: the effect of comorbid disease on hospitalizationVanessa S Rothholtz
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
Laryngoscope 118:1917-24. 2008b>Skull base osteomyelitis is a rare disease that has a high morbidity and mortality rate if diagnosis and treatment are delayed. Our objective was to perform a more detailed analysis of skull base osteomyelitis in the inpatient population...
- Skull base growth in childhoodS Sgouros
Department of Craniofacial Surgery, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Pediatr Neurosurg 31:259-68. 1999While studying skull base changes in craniosynostosis, it became apparent that there is a lack of reference studies quantifying the changes of three-dimensional (3D) parameters of the normal skull base throughout childhood...
- Phenotypic manifestations and management of hyperostosis cranialis interna, a hereditary bone dysplasia affecting the calvaria and the skull baseJ J Waterval
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Am J Med Genet A 152:547-55. 2010..bone disorder that is characterized by endosteal hyperostosis and osteosclerosis of the calvaria and the skull base (OMIM 144755)...
- Central skull base osteomyelitis in patients without otitis externa: imaging findingsPatrick C Chang
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1310-6. 2003b>Skull base osteomyelitis typically arises as a complication of ear infection in older diabetic patients, involves the temporal bone, and has Pseudomonas aeruginosa as the usual pathogen...
- Prognostic factors in sinonasal tumors involving the anterior skull baseCarlos Suarez
Department of Otolaryngology, Hospital Central de Asturias, Celestino Villaamil, S N, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
Head Neck 26:136-44. 2004..Anterior craniofacial resection is a standardized procedure for the treatment of ethmoid and frontal orbital tumors with intracranial invasion...
- Gamma knife radiosurgery for glomus jugulare tumors: therapeutic advantages of minimalism in the skull baseManish S Sharma
Department of Neurosurgery and Gamma Knife, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
Neurol India 56:57-61. 2008..Glomus jugulare (GJ) tumors are paragangliomas found in the region of the jugular foramen. Surgery with/without embolization and conventional radiotherapy has been the traditional management option...
- [Reconstruction of traumatic skull base defects with alloplastic, resorbable fleece]R O Seidl
Klinik fur Hals, Nasen, Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin
HNO 48:753-7. 2000Defects of the frontal skull base can be reconstructed with different types of material. Homologous material possibly involves the risk of infection and thus complicated wound healing...
- Treatment of traumatic aneurysms and arteriovenous fistulas of the skull base by using endovascular stentsG Redekop
Department of Neurosurgery, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
J Neurosurg 95:412-9. 2001..clinical experience with the use of endovascular stents in the treatment of traumatic vascular lesions of the skull base region...
- Long-term effects of palate repair on craniofacial morphology in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palateYu Fang Liao
Department of Dentistry, Craniofacial Center, and Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:594-600. 2005..To identify the long-term effects of palate repair on craniofacial growth in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate (UCLP)...
- Craniofacial development in children with unilateral cleft lip and palateServet Doğan
Ege University School of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:28-33. 2006..01). The profile of the soft tissue was more convex (p<0.001) and the upper lip was thinner than in the children in the control group (p<0.01), and their noses were relatively further backwards and downwards (p<0.01)...
- Long-term effects of clefts on craniofacial morphology in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palateYu Fang Liao
Department of Dentistry, Craniofacial Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:601-9. 2005....
- [Comparative study between medieval (12th -14th c.) and modern skulls samples of five cranio-facial measures]R Esclassan
Faculté de Chirurgie Dentaire de Toulouse, sous section Prothèse, Toulouse
Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 107:17-22. 2006..The aim of this study was to compare cephalometric norms of complete medieval skulls (n=35) with contemporary skulls (n=41), all from the same region, taking five craniofacial measures...
- Dentocraniofacial morphology of 21 patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate: a cephalometric studyMiranda Corbo
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Queen Fabiola University Children s Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:618-24. 2005....
- Mandibular distraction osteogenesis in hemifacial microsomia: long-term follow-upMaria Costanza Meazzini
Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, San Gerardo Hospital, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 33:370-6. 2005..Prospective, longitudinal, clinical long-term follow-up study of a homogeneous sample of children affected by hemifacial microsomia and treated by mandibular distraction osteogenesis...
- Bite force and maxillofacial morphology in patients with Duchenne-type muscular dystrophyKoichiro Ueki
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:34-9. 2007..The purpose of this study is to evaluate maxillofacial morphology and bite force in patients with severe Duchenne-type myodystrophy...
- Craniofacial morphology in Chinese female twins: a semi-longitudinal cephalometric studyJing Peng
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Peking University School of Stomatology, Bejing, China
Eur J Orthod 27:556-61. 2005..01), whilst genetic effects on face height were also significant (P < 0.01). The results suggest that early orthodontic intervention would have a greater influence on the antero-posterior rather than on the vertical plane of growth...
- Class II malocclusion with maxillary protrusion from the deciduous through the mixed dentition: a longitudinal studyAntonino Antonini
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 75:980-6. 2005..Sucking habits appeared to be correlated with the skeletal maxillary protrusion...
- Reconstruction of skull base defects after minimally invasive endoscopic resection of anterior skull base neoplasmsJern Lin Leong
Department of Otolaryngology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Am J Rhinol 20:476-82. 2006..resection of the cribriform plate during minimally invasive endoscopic resection (MIER) of the anterior skull base neoplasms may result in large anterior skull base defects...
- Cephalometric findings in patients with Papillon-Lefèvre syndromeNaif A Bindayel
School of Dental Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Mass, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:138-44. 2008..The aim of this retrospective study was to investigate the cephalometric findings of patients with PLS...
- Longitudinal growth changes in untreated subjects with Class II Division 1 malocclusionFranka Stahl
Department of Orthodontics, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:125-37. 2008....
- Accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) craniofacial cephalometric landmarks on a low-dose 3D computed tomographR Olszewski
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Av Hippocrate 10, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
Dentomaxillofac Radiol 37:261-7. 2008..The absorbed dose levels for radiosensitive organs in the maxillofacial region during the exposure for both 3D-CT protocols were also measured...
- Endoscopic cranial base surgery: ready for prime time?Daniel M Prevedello
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Clin Neurosurg 54:48-57. 2007
- The neurocranial and craniofacial morphology in children with solitary median maxillary central incisor (SMMCI)F Tabatabaie
Department of Orthodontics, Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Orthod Craniofac Res 11:96-104. 2008..The purpose of this study was to describe the neurocranial and craniofacial morphology on profile radiographs of children with single median maxillary central incisor (SMMCI)...
- Linear accuracy and reliability of cone beam CT derived 3-dimensional images constructed using an orthodontic volumetric rendering programDanielle R Periago
Department of Orthodontic and Pediatric Dentistry, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY, USA
Angle Orthod 78:387-95. 2008..To compare accuracy of linear measurements made on cone beam computed tomographic (CBCT) derived 3-dimensional (3D) surface rendered volumetric images to direct measurements made on human skulls...
- Morphometric investigation in the skulls of young adults. A comparative study between 19th century and modern Italian samplesEfisio Defraia
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 78:641-6. 2008..To test the hypothesis that there are no differences in the shape of the cranial complex between two samples from the same restricted geographical area and separated by almost 150 years...
- Preoperative osseous dysmorphology in unilateral complete cleft lip and palateStephen A Schendel
Plast Reconstr Surg 120:2114-5. 2007
- Craniofacial computerized tomography analysis of the midface of patients with repaired complete unilateral cleft lip and palateSunjay Suri
Discipline of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:418-29. 2008....
- Huge primary myxoma of skull base: a report of an uncommon caseH Yin
Department of Neurosurgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 149:713-7. 2007..A huge chondrosarcoma, arising from the skull base with extension into the middle cranial fossa and nasal cavity was suspected...
- Paraganglioma of the skull base: a case reportMurat Unal
Mersin University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Mersin, Turkey
Auris Nasus Larynx 34:427-30. 2007..woman with paraganglioma arising in the middle and posterior cranial fossa with extended destruction of the skull base and clivus...
- A cephalometric study on craniofacial morphology of Iranian children with beta-thalassemia majorF Amini
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Dental College of Islamic Azad Medical University, Tehran, Iran
Orthod Craniofac Res 10:36-44. 2007..To study cephalometric and facial features of Iranian children with beta-thalassemia major...
- Craniofacial, craniocervical, and pharyngeal morphology in bilateral cleft lip and palate and obstructive sleep apnea patientsBarbara C M Oosterkamp
Department of Orthoontics, University Medical Center, Groningen, The Netherlands
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:1-7. 2007..The aim of this study was to analyze craniofacial, craniocervical, and pharyngeal morphology in surgically treated bilateral cleft lip and palate (BCLP) men, untreated men with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and a reference group of men...
- Hypodontia patterns and variations in craniofacial morphology in Japanese orthodontic patientsToshiya Endo
Department of Orthodontics, The Nippon Dental University Niigata Hospital, Niigata, Japan
Angle Orthod 76:996-1003. 2006..The purpose of this study was to explore the association of hypodontia patterns and variations in craniofacial morphology in Japanese orthodontic patients...
- Pediatric Percutaneous Cochlear Implantation Clinical Validation & ImplementationRobert F Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2010..PCI reduces CI surgery to a single pass of a drill from the lateral skull base to the cochlea...
- Dynamic Vocal Fold Abduction for Bilateral ParalysisMichael Broniatowski; Fiscal Year: 2006..Comparing vocal fold positions and the ability to breathe before and during stimulation will establish whether sufficient data are available to pursue clinical applications of laryngeal pacing after bilateral vocal cord paralysis. ..
- BONE MATRIX AND BONE RESORPTIONPAUL ODGREN; Fiscal Year: 2006..We will extend these studies to the synchondroses of the skull base, and use this approach to screen a series of mice with craniofacial and/or osteopetrotic mutations for similar ..
- WEARABLE ARTIFICIAL LABYRINTH IN MOTION SICKNESS/VERTIGOWESLEY KRUEGER; Fiscal Year: 2005..and in the rehabilitative process in patients with dizziness following vestibular nerve section or removal of a skull base lesion such as acoustic tumor...
- PROTON RADIATION THERAPY RESEARCHThomas Delaney; Fiscal Year: 2006..gains in clinical outcomes for a number of disease sites including chondrosarcomas and chordomas of the skull base and cervical spine (95 percent and 50 percent local control, respectively), paranasal sinus tumors (87 percent ..
- GENE THERAPY FOR LARYNGEAL PARALYSISPaul Flint; Fiscal Year: 2004..paralysis usually occurs as a result of the surgical removal of tumor involving the head and neck region and skull base. Thyroid surgery, carotid endarterectomy, cardiothoracic and primary lung procedures may also result in ..
- An Integrated CT-based Image-Guided Neurosurgical SystemJOSEPH STAYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005..In many difficult procedures that involve vital structures, like the resection of tumors at the skull base, image-guidance can be a necessity...
- Modeling meningioma growth orthotopically in the nude mouseAnita Lal; Fiscal Year: 2007..techniques of local drug delivery specifically to meningiomas which grow on the surface of the brain or the skull base, and for investigations into the unique tumor-host interactions of meningiomas...
- High-Performance Cone-Beam CT Guidance of Head and Neck SurgeryJeffrey H Siewerdsen; Fiscal Year: 2010..in challenging interventional tasks, including ethmoid sinus ablation, trans-sphenoid approach to the CNS, and skull base lesion excision;and 3...
- High-Performance Cone-Beam CT Guidance of Head and Neck SurgeryJeffrey Siewerdsen; Fiscal Year: 2009..in challenging interventional tasks, including ethmoid sinus ablation, trans-sphenoid approach to the CNS, and skull base lesion excision; and 3...
- High-Performance Cone-Beam CT Guidance of Head and Neck SurgeryJeffrey Siewerdsen; Fiscal Year: 2007..in challenging interventional tasks, including ethmoid sinus ablation, trans-sphenoid approach to the CNS, and skull base lesion excision; and 3...
- Testing Surgery Guided by Molecular Fluorescence ImagingQuyen Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2007..She has also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Skull Base Surgery at UCSD and now, will expand her combined training in clinical medicine and scientific research through ..
- IMPROVING TREATMENT OUTCOMES FOR PATIENTS WITH FACIAL DEFORMITY USING 3D IMAGINGLucia Cevidanes; Fiscal Year: 2007..Involvement in these studies will enhance the candidate's prior training in cranio-maxillofacial problems and 3D imaging, while equipping her with tools to perform meaningful studies centered around patient oriented clinical research. ..
- Mineral and Mechanical Properties of BoneSarandeep Huja; Fiscal Year: 2005..Future interventional studies will examine the mechanisms for the initial and the long-term adaptive response in material properties of bone. ..
- PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSISJOAN THERESE RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Gene therapy for treatment of craniofacial dysplasiaStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2004..Completion of this study will aid in the development of novel therapies for the management of genetic disorders. ..
- Dysmorphology Core (U24 Core)Kenneth Jones; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Trigeminal Neuralgia Association 5th National ConferenceAlbert Rhoton; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Does peripheral localized chronic inflammation predispose to neurodegeneration?Stephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007..Such information is critical to our understanding of the benefits of anti-inflammatory therapy in AD and other conditions and will guide the rational application and development of targeted interventions. ..
- Dysmorphology Core - U24Kenneth Jones; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Optical imaging of epilepsy in rat and human neocortexTHEODORE SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007..These experiments will set the groundwork for implementing optical recordings in general clinical practice as a novel technique for mapping and predicting human seizures. ..
- PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSISJOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Recombinant FIV vectors for the delivery of siRNA therapy to jointsStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007..Emphasis will be given in evaluating COX-2 and/or mPGES-1 expression as they are targets of our FIV(siRNA) therapy over time as well as assessing potential inflammatory responses elicited by this siRNA therapy. ..
- Joint degeneration: Somatic mosaic analysis in a transgenic mouseStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- NEURONAL FUNCTION IN CRANIOFACIAL DEVELOPMENTStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..