Evaluation of clinical outcome of microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm using advanced processing of high resolution MRI data

Barbara Bischoff, Oliver Ganslandt, Ramin Naraghi, Arnd Doerfler, Michael Buchfelder & Peter Hastreiter
Objective: The detailed understanding of the complex anatomical relationships between nerves and vessels at the surface of the brainstem is of major importance for the surgical treatment of neurovascular compression (NVC) syndromes using microvascular decompression (MVD). Due to the more ventral access[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]