Surgical management of petroclival meningiomas: factors determining the choice of approach.

@article{Erkmen2005SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of petroclival meningiomas: factors determining the choice of approach.},
  author={Kadir Erkmen and Svetlana V. Pravdenkova and Ossama Al-Mefty},
  journal={Neurosurgical focus},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={E7}
}
Petroclival meningiomas remain one of the most challenging intracranial tumors to treat surgically. This is attributable to their location deep within the skull base and their association with multiple critical neural and vascular structures. Over the years, many skull base approaches have been described that are meant to improve resection and decrease patient morbidity. Appropriate selection of the surgical approach requires a thorough preoperative evaluation of clinical and radiological… CONTINUE READING

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