Revisiting the Anatomy of the Facial Recess: The Boundaries of the Round Window Exposure


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ÖZTÜRK K. , GÖDE S. , ÇELİK S. , ORHAN M., BİLGE O. , BİLGEN C. , ...More

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.33, no.5, pp.552-555, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2016.150864
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.552-555

Abstract

Background: The exposure of the round window (RW) through the facial recess (FR) is sometimes partial. The anatomic variations that alter RW exposure during cochleostomy have not been clearly defined to date.