Autologous fibrin glue in the repair of dural defects in craniofacial resections.

Abstract

Cerebrospinal fluid leakage is a serious and well recognized complication of craniofacial resection for ethmoidal tumours in which the integrity of the dura has been breached. Autologous fibrin glue is a safe, inexpensive and simple method of improving the seal of dural repair and hence minizing CSF leakage. The principles and method of autologous fibrin… (More)

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@article{Toma1992AutologousFG, title={Autologous fibrin glue in the repair of dural defects in craniofacial resections.}, author={Anas Toma and Erin Fisher and Antonio Cheesman}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={1992}, volume={106 4}, pages={356-7} }