Hemihypoglossal facial nerve anastomosis for facial nerve palsy

P. Kunert, A. Podgorska, R. Bartoszewicz, K. Morawski & A. Marchel
Objective: Despite a significant improvement in the results of cerebello-pontine angle tumor surgery in recent decades, facial nerve palsy still occurs, especially after large vestibular schwannoma removal. Commonly used classic hypoglossal to facial nerve anastomosis has the disadvantage of hemitongue[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]