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Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma (JNA) is a benign vascular tumor occurring in young males. Surgery for giant JNA is a complex procedure, with a high risk of major complications. We report a rare case of massive epistaxis... › Apri
Investigate the recurrence of chronic otitis media after primary and revision myringoplasty, compare long-term anatomic and audiologic results of underlay and overlay myringoplasty, and examine the prognostic factors... › Apri
The prognosis of the clinically positive neck in temporal bone squamous cell carcinoma is bad and failures never occur in the neck but at the site of the primary. A clinically positive neck at presentation is a sign of aggressiveness of the primary and, in such cases, therapeutic neck dissection is to be performed... › Apri

Evaluate preoperative imaging in predicting operative stage. Describe the outcomes in surgically treated juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma (JNA) with the influence of middle cranial fossa, carotid, or dural involvement on recurrence... › Apri
To present our experience of salvage surgery for recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma after primary treatment by radiotherapy... › Apri
Cholesterol granuloma and cholesteatoma are the two most common destructive lesions of the petrous apex. Arachnoid cyst is much less common. These three expansile lesions are often indistinguishable on clinical grounds... › Apri

Carcinoids are neuroendocrine tumors that typically occur in the gastrointestinal tract and lung and less frequently in the head and neck region. Whereas the metastatic potential of laryngeal carcinoid is well documented, only one case of metastasis of temporal bone carcinoid to the cervical lymph nodes has been reported... › Apri
Although surgery is regarded as the mainstay of treatment for juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibromas (JNAs), ancillary treatment modalities such as radiotherapy and on rare occasions chemotherapy are still recommended by many for intracranial extension with apparent radiologic involvement of the cavernous sinus and internal carotid artery... › Apri
This is a clinical report on a modified retrosigmoid approach with direct exposure of the fundus of the internal auditory canal for hearing preservation in acoustic neuroma surgery. › Apri

Author information: Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo. › Apri
In this study the Authors analyze 380 acoustic neuroma removals carried out from 1972 to 1992 focusing their attention on 90 attempts to save hearing by employing a suboccipital approach... › Apri