Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Case Report Volume 2 Issue 11

Pseudomeningocele - A Complication of Translabyrinthine Approach

Vivek Sasindran1*, Dominic Anto2 and Melwin Tom1

1Department of ENT, Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla, Kerala, India
2Department of Neurosurgery, Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla, Kerala, India

*Corresponding Author: Vivek Sasindran, Professor, Department of ENT, Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla, Kerala, India.

Received: September 24, 2020; Published: October 16, 2020

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Abstract

  Translabyrinthine approach is widely used to access Cerebellopontine angle tumours owing to its excellent exposure in non-serviceable hearing ear. Pseudomeningocele is a complication most commonly associated with this approach. This case report highlights the need for customized management for each case, with conservative line of management as the first step.

Keywords: Pseudomeningocele; Vestibular Schwannoma; Otology-Neurotology

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Citation

Citation: Vivek Sasindran., et al. “Pseudomeningocele - A Complication of Translabyrinthine Approach". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 2.11 (2020): 03-05.




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