The anatomical and radiological evaluation of the Vidian canal on cone-beam computed tomography images


BAHŞİ İ., ORHAN M., KERVANCIOĞLU P., YALÇIN E. D.

EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY, vol.276, no.5, pp.1373-1383, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 276 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00405-019-05335-6
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1373-1383
  • Keywords: Pterygoid canal, Vidian canal, Vidian neurectomy, TRANSPTERYGOID APPROACH, ENDOSCOPIC ANATOMY, NEURECTOMY, NERVE, SURGERY, CT
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Introduction The aim of this study is to explore the anatomy of the Vidian nerve to elucidate the appropriate surgical approach based on preoperative cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) images.