Evaluation of some important anatomical variations and dangerous areas of the paranasal sinuses by CT for safer endonasal surgery.

@article{Baak1998EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of some important anatomical variations and dangerous areas of the paranasal sinuses by CT for safer endonasal surgery.},
  author={Sema Başak and Can Zafer Karaman and Alev Akdilli and Cemil Mutlu and Oner Odabaşi and G. Erpek},
  journal={Rhinology},
  year={1998},
  volume={36 4},
  pages={162-7}
}
The purpose of this study is to determine some important variations and dangerous areas carrying risks for major complications, in the routine CT examination. We also made specific measurements to evaluate the individual differences. This prospective study consisted of 111 patients (222 sides). Eighty patients underwent coronal, and the rest coronal and axial CT. The depth of lamina cribrosa, its distance to the inferior turbinate, and the distance of anterior ethmoidal artery (AEA) either to… CONTINUE READING

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