Lesions of the Skull Base

  title={Lesions of the Skull Base},
  author={Tiong Yong Tan and Julian Park Nam Goh and Siu Cheng Loke},
The skull base is the anatomical demarcation between the intracranial compartment and the neck. It can be divided into the anterior, central, and posterior/posterolateral skull base. As this region offers limited access to clinical examination, radiological evaluation in the form of computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging has become very important in the assessment of the disease processes affecting the skull base. Conditions affecting the skull base in the geriatric… CONTINUE READING