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[Hypoglossofacial anastomosis, results in 19 cases].

@article{Cannoni1982HypoglossofacialAR,
  title={[Hypoglossofacial anastomosis, results in 19 cases].},
  author={M. Cannoni and A. Pech and Michel Zanaret and Jean Marc Thomassin and J L Goubert},
  journal={Annales d'oto-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico faciale : bulletin de la Societe d'oto-laryngologie des hopitaux de Paris},
  year={1982},
  volume={99 7-8},
  pages={
          299-302
        }
}
  • M. Cannoni, A. Pech, J. L. Goubert
  • Published 1982
  • Medicine
  • Annales d'oto-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico faciale : bulletin de la Societe d'oto-laryngologie des hopitaux de Paris
Hypoglossofacial anastomoses was performed in 19 patients, in the majority of cases for tumors located in the pontocerebellar angle. Results were a total success in 16 cases, one patient has not been seen again, and operation had been performed too recently to assess results in two cases. Anastomosis was conducted during initial surgery in 12 cases, and at a later stage in the other 7. In one patient, anastomosis 3 years after facial paralysis following excision of an acoustic nerve neuroma… 
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New technique of side-to-end hypoglossal-facial nerve attachment with translocation of the infratemporal facial nerve.

TLDR
When the new technique of side-to-end hemihypoglossal-facial nerve attachment was used, there was considerable reduction, if not complete disappearance, of lingual morbidity and the facial functional results were constant and satisfactory.