The intermediate nerve and its contiguous structures in the cerebellopontine angle – An anatomical study

A. Alfieri, E. Peschke, J. Fleischhammer & C. Strauss
Objective: In cerebellopontine angle surgery, the intermediate nerve (IN) is an often neglected and underestimated anatomical structure. The goal of our study was to analyze the large variations in the course of the IN and its anastomoses and its anatomical relationship to the facial and the vestibulocochlear[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]