Techniques for decreasing the incidence of cerebrospinal fluid leaks following translabyrinthine surgery.

@article{Sataloff1987TechniquesFD,
  title={Techniques for decreasing the incidence of cerebrospinal fluid leaks following translabyrinthine surgery.},
  author={Robert Thayer Sataloff and Deborah L. Myers},
  journal={The American journal of otology},
  year={1987},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={73-4}
}
Cerebrospinal fluid leaks are common after translabyrinthine surgery. Minor modifications in surgical technique have proved helpful in decreasing the incidence of this complication. They involve incision design, packing techniques, monitoring eardrum integrity, and dressing care.