Postoperative CSF leak is an uncommon complication after cochlear implantation. The recorded incidence is 0.01%. This chapter discusses CSF leaks and gushers. Preoperative methods to assess the risk of leakage, as well as intraoperative and postoperative methods of repair, are also discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery|
|State||Published - Dec 2003|
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