Minim Invasive Neurosurg 2011; 54(05/06): 276-278
DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1287832
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Endoscopic Transnasal Resection of an Os Odontoideum with Preservation of the Atlas: A Short Anatomic Report

R. Koppula
2  Department of Neurological Surgery, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
,
A. Singh
1  Department of Otolaryngology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
,
F. Roberti
2  Department of Neurological Surgery, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
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Publication Date:
25 January 2012 (online)

Abstract

We present a short anatomic report on the feasibility of an endoscopic resection of an Os odontoideum, with preservation of the anterior arch of the atlas.