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Surgical technique for the CLARION cochlear implant.
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PMID:  10214797     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This paper describes a technique for implantation of the CLARION Multi-Strategy Cochlear Implant based upon the authors' surgical experience with the device. Although much of the procedure is similar to many commonly performed otologic operations, including implantation of other cochlear prostheses, several device-specific modifications are highlighted. Those modifications include a substantial bony seat, facial recess, and cochleostomy, and the use of an electrode insertion tool.
T J Balkany; N L Cohen; B J Gantz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of otology, rhinology & laryngology. Supplement     Volume:  177     ISSN:  0096-8056     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl     Publication Date:  1999 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-05-04     Completed Date:  1999-05-04     Revised Date:  2008-02-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1256156     Medline TA:  Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl     Country:  UNITED STATES    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  27-30     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Miami Ear Institute, Florida 33101, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Cochlea / surgery
Cochlear Implantation / methods*
Cochlear Implants*
Mastoid / surgery
Surgical Flaps
Suture Techniques

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