*  Skull fracture
... regions of the skull such as the basiooccipital and the base of the skull base and in association with other types of skull ... Basilar skull fractures are linear fractures that occur in the floor of the cranial vault (skull base), which require more ... Basilar fractures are in the bones at the base of the skull. The human skull is anatomically divided into two parts: the ... and the inner portions of the sphenoid wings at the base of the skull. The middle cranial fossa, a depression at the base of ...
*  Chordoma
... s can arise from bone in the skull base and anywhere along the spine. The two most common locations are cranially at ...
*  Sphenoid wing meningioma
Linac Radiosurgery for Skull Base Meningiomas. Acta Neurochirurgica. 143(11):1141-52, Nov 2001. Wilson, WB. Meningiomas of the ... Meningiomas have been divided into three types based on their patterns of growth. Histological factors that increase the grade ...
*  Cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhoea
The most common congenital or acquired defect in the skull base bones (anterior cranial fossa) at the spontaneous nasal ... It is a sign of basal skull fracture. Management includes watchful waiting - leaks often stop spontaneously; if this does not ... Other signs of basal skull fracture includes CSF otorrhoea (drainage of CSF through the ear). It can have devastating ...
*  Ethmoid bone
Side view of the skull. The skull from the front. Medial wall of left orbit. Base of the skull. Upper surface. Medial wall of ... This injury results in anosmia (loss of smell). A reduction in the ability to taste is also a side effect because it is based ... The ethmoid bone (/ˈɛθmɔɪd/; from Greek ethmos, "sieve") is an unpaired bone in the skull that separates the nasal cavity from ... Ethmoid bone Perpendicular plate Skull This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ...
*  Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leak
Subdural effusion Lloyd, K. M.; Delgaudio, J. M.; Hudgins, P. A. (2008). "Imaging of Skull Base Cerebrospinal Fluid Leaks in ... at the base of the skull. The lower portion of the brain is believed to stretch or impact one or more cranial nerve complexes, ... A 1994 community-based study indicated that two out of every 100,000 people suffered from SCSFLS, while a 2004 emergency room- ... Large scale population-based studies have not yet been conducted. While a majority of SCSFLS cases continue to be undiagnosed ...
*  Base of skull
Base of the skull. Upper surface Base of skull Base of skull - crista galli, cribriform plate and foramen cecum Base of skull ... The base of skull is the most inferior area of the skull, composed of the endocranium and lower parts of the skull roof. ... Structures found at the base of the skull are for example: There are 5 bones that make up the Base of the skull - Ethmoid bone ...
*  Auditory brainstem implant
2007). "The High Rate CIS Auditory Brainstem Implant for Restoration of Hearing in NF-2 Patients". Skull Base. 17 (17(2)): 91- ... A 12 electrode array implant with a speech processor based on the C40+ cochlear implant (Med-El) The first Combi 40+ ABI ...
*  Aspergillosis
May 2010). "Aspergillosis of the Petrous Apex and Meckel's Cave". Skull Base. 20 (3): 189-92. doi:10.1055/s-0029-1246229. PMC ...
*  Pseudobulbar palsy
McCormick WE, Lee JH (May 2002). "Pseudobulbar palsy caused by a large petroclival meningioma: report of two cases". Skull Base ... exaggerated or absent Examination may reveal upper motor neuron lesion of the limbs Diagnosis of pseudobulbar palsy is based on ...
*  Endoscopic endonasal surgery
"Endoscopic Reconstruction of Cranial Base Defects following Endonasal Skull Base Surgery". Skull Base. 17 (1): 73-78. doi: ... When there is a tumor, injury, or some type of defect at the skull base whether the surgeon used an endoscopic or open surgical ... The free grafts use secondary material like cadaver flaps or titanium mesh to repair the skull base defects, which is very ... Harvey, R.J.; Parmar, P.; Sacks, R.; Zanation, A. M. (2012). "Endoscopic skull base reconstruction of large dural defects: a ...
*  Esthesioneuroblastoma
Skull Base 2008; 18: pp. 327-337 Nichols A.C., Chan A.W., Curry W.T., et al: Esthesioneuroblastoma: the Massachusetts Eye and ... Skull Base 2008; 18: pp. 327-337 Sheehan, J. M. (2011). Esthesioneuroblastoma. In J. A. Jane (Ed.), Youmans Neurological ... Subsequent research articles have been published to determine prognosis based on tumor grade. Modified Kadish Classification ...
*  Ameloblastoma
Skull Base Surg. 5 (4): 233-44. doi:10.1055/s-2008-1058921. PMC 1656531 . PMID 17170964. Reichart PA; Philipsen HP; Sonner S. ( ...
*  University of Miami Division of Surgical Neurooncology
"Skull Base Tumors". Kacl, GM (1999). "Interactive MR-guided biopsies of maxillary and skull-base lesions in an open-MR system: ... Endoscopy uses a flexible camera tube through small openings in the skull to view tumors in the skull base. Alternatively, ... Nasal carcinomas Chordomas Chondosarcomas Glomus Skull base tumors can be treated in a variety of ways including surgery, ...
*  Adamantinoma
Brazis PW, Miller NR, Lee AG, Holliday MJ (1995). "Neuro-ophthalmologic Aspects of Ameloblastoma". Skull Base Surg. 5 (4): 233- ...
*  Craniofacial prosthesis
Skull Base Surg. 6 (4): 207-13. doi:10.1055/s-2008-1058627. PMC 1656617 . PMID 17171010. ...
*  Alvarado Hospital
... skull-based surgery; radiology and endoscopy services. Alvarado Hospital was founded in 1972. It was acquired by Prime ... Recently, the hospital opened a sexual medicine program - making it one of the first hospital-based sexual medicine programs in ...
*  George Kovoor
Skull base surgery society. Director Jana Neethi,Director ALERT TRICHUR . President of TRICHUR camp. Gideons International ( ...
*  Trigonocephaly
In former times people born with malformed skulls were rejected based upon their appearance. This still persists today in ... Genitori, L; Cavalheiro, S; Lena, G; Dollo, C; Choux, M (1991). "Skull base in trigonocephaly". Pediatric neurosurgery. 17 (4 ... These data are based on estimations and do not give factual information. Only one article gives valuable and reliable ... He described a child with a V-shaped skull and a cleft lip. Strickler M, van der Meulen J, Rahael B, Mazolla R. Craniofacial ...
*  Theodore H. Schwartz
Chapter 47 - "Successful Management of Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery Complications" in Transnasal Endoscopic Skull Base and ... He is the Director of the Institute for Minimally Invasive Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery Program and the Director of the ... He is particularly known for developing and expanding the field of minimally-invasive endonasal endoscopic skull base and ... Weill Cornell Medical College physician website at Weill Cornell Medical College Institute of Minimally Invasive Skull Base & ...
*  Camurati-Engelmann disease
This hardening may affect the bones at the base of the skull or those in the hands, feet, or jaw. This causes ongoing pain and ... Carlson, M. L., Beatty, C. W., Neff, B. A., Link, M. J., & Driscoll, C. L. (2010). Skull base manifestations of Camurati- ... The skull bones may be thickened so that the passages through the skull that carry nerves and blood vessels become narrowed, ... This is observed by the broad-based gait with a duck-like waddle to the swing phase, the pelvis drops to the side of the leg ...
*  Posterior ethmoidal foramen
Labeled photo of foramina of skull base. lesson3 at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (orbitforamina ...
*  Basilar skull fracture
Serious cases usually result in death Basilar skull fractures include breaks in the posterior skull base or anterior skull base ... A basilar skull fracture is a break of a bone in the base of the skull. Symptoms may include bruising behind the ears, bruising ... Bones may be broken around the foramen magnum, the hole in the base of the skull through which the brain stem exits and becomes ... "Antibiotics in base of skull fractures". BestBets. Retrieved 2014-03-22. Resnick, Daniel K.; Subach, Brian R.; Marion, Donald W ...
*  Proton therapy
Munzenrider J. E.; Liebsch N. J. (1999). "Proton radiotherapy for tumors of the skull base". Strahnlenther. Onkol. 175: 57-63. ... 1999). ": Proton radiation therapy for chordomas and chondrosarcomas of the skull base". J. Neurosurg. 91: 432-439. doi:10.3171 ... These include, among others, uveal melanoma (ocular tumors), skull base and paraspinal tumors (chondrosarcoma and chordoma), ... such as skull base chondrosarcoma), and in some instances they are comparable (for example, prostate cancer). In some instances ...
*  Pineal gland cyst
Skull Base. 74 (3): 114-7. doi:10.1055/s-0033-1338165. PMC 3712663 . PMID 24436899. Pineal Cysts, Symptomatic, National ... as is the case with open-skull brain surgery. The National Organization for Rare Disorders states that pineal cysts larger than ...
*  List of birds of the Falkland Islands
Their upper mandibles have slight mobility in the joint with the skull and they have a generally erect stance. All parrots are ... The feet are adapted to perching rather than walking, and the front toes are partially joined at the base. Blue-and-white ...
*  Hydrocephalus
Oliver Adunka; Craig Buchman (11 October 2010). Otology, Neurotology, and Lateral Skull Base Surgery: An Illustrated Handbook. ... The volume of the skull then increases daily, so that the bones of the skull fail to close. In this case, we must open the ... He wrote: The skull of a newborn baby is often full of liquid, either because the matron has compressed it excessively or for ... If the skull bones are not completely ossified when the hydrocephalus occurs, the pressure may also severely enlarge the head. ...