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Risk of persistent cranial nerve injury after carotid endarterectomy.

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OBJECT: Cranial nerve injuries, particularly motor nerve injuries, following carotid endarterectomy (CEA) can be disabling and therefore patients should be given reliable information about the risks of sustaining such injuries. The reported frequency of cranial nerve injury in the published literature ranges from 3 to 23%, and there have been few series in which patients were routinely examined before and after surgery by a neurologist. METHODS: The authors investigated the risk of cranial n...

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10.3171/jns.2004.101.3.0445

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Journal:
Journal of neurosurgery More from this journal
Volume:
101
Issue:
3
Pages:
445-448
Publication date:
2004-09-01
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EISSN:
1933-0693
ISSN:
0022-3085
Language:
English
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pubs:119784
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uuid:6cb2d086-b48d-4e33-8a3e-30fa0730fa0d
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pubs:119784
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119784
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2012-12-19

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