[Surgery of extensive glomus jugulare tumors (author's transl)].

  • Jochen Menzel
  • Published 1978 in Laryngologie, Rhinologie, Otologie


Clinical and neuroradiological aspects of extensive glomus jugulare tumors are presented. Surgery of these tumors is based on their growth along the veins: caudally along the internal jugular vein, cranially along the sigmoid sinus and medially along the transbasilar veins up to the cavernosus sinus. The main problem in total removal of glomus jugulare… (More)