Transmastoid labyrinthectomy for disabling vertigo in a patient with internal auditory canal pathology.

@article{Heidenreich2011TransmastoidLF,
  title={Transmastoid labyrinthectomy for disabling vertigo in a patient with internal auditory canal pathology.},
  author={Katherine D Heidenreich and Garrett R. Griffin and Mark Brandt Lorenz and Steven A. Telian},
  journal={Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={122-4}
}
OBJECTIVE Document the use of transmastoid labyrinthectomy to treat disabling vertigo secondary to a lesion in the internal auditory canal. PATIENT A 69-year-old man with nonserviceable left hearing experienced disabling attacks of vertigo refractory to medical measures. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed a small left intracanalicular lesion with an… CONTINUE READING