Anatomical restrictions in the transsphenoidal, transclival approach to the upper clival region: A cadaveric, anatomic study


Aktas U., YILMAZLAR S., UĞRAŞ N.

JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.41, no.6, pp.457-467, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Objective: Tumours in the clival region are difficult to remove surgically. Before the 1970s, clival tumours had very high mortality and morbidity rates.