Three-Dimensional Analysis of Foramen Magnum and its Adjacent Structures


Gocmez C., Goya C., Hamidi C., Kamasak K., Yilmaz T., Turan Y., ...More

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.25, no.1, pp.93-97, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0b013e3182a2ea10
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.93-97
  • Keywords: Foramen magnum, 3D computed tomography, condylar foramen, vertebral artery, basilar artery, MORPHOMETRIC-ANALYSIS, SYNDROMIC CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS, TRANSCONDYLAR APPROACH, ACHONDROPLASIA, TRANSTENTORIAL, DIMENSIONS, HERNIATION, JUNCTION, VALUES, MDCT
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: No

Abstract

The goal of this effort is to evaluate the anatomy of the foramen magnum (FM) using 3-dimensional computed tomography (3D CT), and determine whether or not the anatomical features of vascular structures and condylar foramen (CF) affect the types of FM.