Analysis of complications and problems in 491 cochlear implantations

Klaus Begall, Jörg Langer & Wolfram Pethe
Surgical aspects of 491 cochlear implantations in children (n=218) and adults (n=273) between 1998 and 2008 were evaluated. There were no inflammatory alterations or damages to the skin flap. Twice the subcutis had to be thinned out over the magnet. In 14 cases we found CSF gusher which[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]