An anatomical study on the facial nerve trunk in fetus cadavers


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KALAYCIOĞLU A. , Yeginoglu G. , ERTEMOĞLU ÖKSÜZ C. , UZUN Ö. , KALKIŞIM Ş. N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.44, ss.484-489, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1302-145
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.484-489

Özet

Background/aim: Facial nerve paralysis is the most worrying parotid surgery complication. Little attention has been paid to the facial nerve trunk, especially in children. Pathological variations, tumors, and anatomic variations of the facial nerve may cause parotid and facial nerve surgery difficulties. This study describes the facial nerve trunk.