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Subtemporal Approach

  • Pasqualino Ciappetta
  • Pietro I. D’Urso

Abstract

The subtemporal approach is historically known as the standard approach for the treatment of tumoral, vascular and inflammatory lesions of the middle cranial fossa, the tentorium, the anterior and middle tentorial incisura, the upper-third of the clivus and the petroclival region.

Keywords

Middle Cranial Fossa Infratemporal Fossa Middle Fossa Petrous Apex Pterional Approach 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pasqualino Ciappetta
    • 1
  • Pietro I. D’Urso
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept of Neurological SciencesUniversity of Bari Medical SchoolBariItaly

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