[Transcranial endoscopic excision of glossopharyngeal nerve to treat glossopharyngeal neuralgia].

@article{Bai2007TranscranialEE,
  title={[Transcranial endoscopic excision of glossopharyngeal nerve to treat glossopharyngeal neuralgia].},
  author={Yanxia Bai and Jiyuan Zhao and Suiqin Li and Xiao-bao Yao},
  journal={Lin chuang er bi yan hou tou jing wai ke za zhi = Journal of clinical otorhinolaryngology, head, and neck surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={
          110-2
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To introduce a new transcranial endoscopic approach of glossopharyngeal neurotomy to treat glossopharyngeal neuralgia. METHOD The clinical data, the operative technique, the operative effect and the result of follow-up of two patients were presented. Through reviewing pertinent literature, we discussed the therapeutic advancement of glossopharyngeal neuralgia and the preponderance of transcranial endoscopic approach of glossopharyngeal neurotomy. RESULT The two patients both have… CONTINUE READING

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