Reinvestigation of the ambient cistern and its related arachnoid membranes: an anatomical study.

@article{Qi2011ReinvestigationOT,
  title={Reinvestigation of the ambient cistern and its related arachnoid membranes: an anatomical study.},
  author={Songtao Qi and Jun Fan and Xi-an Zhang and Jun Pan},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={115 1},
  pages={171-8}
}
OBJECT A precise understanding of the ambient cistern and its associated arachnoid membranes is helpful for accessing perimesencephalic lesions. However, few studies of the arachnoid membranes related to the ambient cistern have been published, and, additionally, some aspects of the ambient cistern also require further examination. The goal of this study was to reinvestigate and expound on the anatomical features of the cistern and membranes. METHODS The ambient cisterns and its associated… CONTINUE READING