Head Injuries pp 140-152 | Cite as

Surgery of the Jugular Foramen

  • M. Samii
  • A. Sepehrnia
  • A. Mahran
  • W. Bini
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 17)


Lesions involving the jugular foramen represent a rare group of skull base tumors. Their- diagnosis and management present a great challenge to neuroradiologists, otolaryngologists, maxillofacial surgeons, and neurosurgeons, and interdisciplinary cooperation is needed to achieve an optimal outcome of this surgery.


Cranial Nerve Skull Base Glomus Tumor Sigmoid Sinus Jugular Bulb 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Samii
    • 1
  • A. Sepehrnia
    • 1
  • A. Mahran
    • 1
  • W. Bini
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurochirurgische KlinikKrankenhaus NordstadtHannover 1Germany

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