Post-cochlear implant gusher and CSF leak

Alan G. Micco*

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)297-299
Number of pages3
JournalOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology


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