Transoral and transnasal odontoidectomy complications: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

OBJECT The craniovertebral junction (CVJ) is a complex region of the spine with unique anatomical and functional relationships. To alleviate symptoms associated with pathological processes involving the odontoid process, decompression is often required, including odontoidectomy. Accurate knowledge of the complication rates following the transoral and… CONTINUE READING