Cadaveric Temporal bone dissection: a Study of the Variations in the Course of the Facial Nerve by Measuring the Second Genu Angle

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Objective: To study the variations in the course of the facial nerve by studying the second genu angle (S.G.A.) aiming to provide a more detailed description of the anatomy of the nerve, thus avoiding its injury during middle ear surgery. Material and Methods: 35 adult temporal bones were studied by dissecting them at the temporal bone laboratory in Ain… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ezzat2010CadavericTB, title={Cadaveric Temporal bone dissection: a Study of the Variations in the Course of the Facial Nerve by Measuring the Second Genu Angle}, author={Waleed Farag Ezzat and Mohamed A Saad and Ihab Kamal and Tamer F. Youssef and Samia A Fawaz}, year={2010} }