Anatomical location of cranial nerve nuclei in pons lesions: Initial experiences and clinical course with diffusion tensor imaging at 3T

Nils H. Ulrich, Uzeyir Ahmadli, Yuqiang Yao, Helmut Bertalanffy & Spyros S. Kollias
Objective: With continuous improvement of surgical techniques and higher resolution in neuroimaging the management of lesions in the pons is constantly improving. Among pons structures with vital functions that are under the risk of being damaged by surgical manipulation, cranial nerve (CN) nuclei like[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]