Microanatomical architecture of Dorello's canal and its clinical implications

OZVEREN M. F. , EROL F. S. , Alkan A. , KOCAK A., ONAL C., TURE U.

NEUROSURGERY, vol.60, no.2, pp.1-7, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1227/01.neu.0000249229.89988.4d
  • Title of Journal : NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-7


OBJECTIVE: We investigated the membranous architecture of the abducens nerve at the petroclival region and describe the characteristics of this area in cadaveric specimen and two children with hydrocephalus and sixth nerve palsy using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).