Is the middle fossa approach the treatment of choice for intracanalicular vestibular schwannoma?

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OBJECTIVES To compare the 2 surgical techniques most commonly used during vestibular schwannoma (VS) surgery, i.e., the middle fossa (MF) and the retrosigmoid-transmeatal (RS-TM) routes, when hearing preservation is attempted. STUDY DESIGN A longitudinal study of a series of consecutive patients operated on with the 2 techniques by the same surgeon was… (More)

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@article{Colletti2005IsTM, title={Is the middle fossa approach the treatment of choice for intracanalicular vestibular schwannoma?}, author={Vittorio Colletti and Francesco Fiorino}, journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery}, year={2005}, volume={132 3}, pages={459-66} }