Acta Neurochirurgica

, Volume 160, Issue 8, pp 1583–1584 | Cite as

Endoscopic transpalpebral transorbital anterior petrosectomy: does “safer surgical freedoms” necessitates modifications?

  • Alhusain Nagm
  • Tetsuya Goto
  • Toshihiro Ogiwara
  • Tetsuyoshi Horiuchi
  • Kazuhiro Hongo
Letter to the Editor - Neurosurgical Anatomy
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Neurosurgical anatomy


Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryShinshu University School of MedicineMatsumotoJapan
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryAl-Azhar University Faculty of Medicine-Nasr cityCairoEgypt

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