Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Part of the Head and Neck Cancer Clinics book series (HNCC)


Over the past decade, endonasal surgery has become the workhorse for treating inflammatory diseases and neoplasms involving the paranasal sinuses and skull base [1]. Its popularity as an alternative to open procedures for treating these conditions lies in its excellent access to the anterior and middle skull base and to the paranasal sinuses, while eliminating the morbidity associated with facial incisions and open craniotomy.


Skull Base Sphenoid Sinus Frontal Sinus Cribriform Plate Anterior Skull Base 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Head and Neck Surgery Unit, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck and Maxillofacial SurgeryTel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  2. 2.Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck and Maxillofacial SurgeryTel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel-Aviv UniversityTel-AvivIsrael
  3. 3.Department of NeurosurgeryTel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel-Aviv UniversityTel-AvivIsrael

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