Imaging of Craniovertebral Junction

Mar 28, 2017 by in NEUROLOGICAL IMAGING Comments Off on Imaging of Craniovertebral Junction

This article reviews the embryology, anatomy, congenital anomaly, acquired disorders, degenerative diseases, neoplasms, and inflammatory and infectious disorders in the craniovertebral junction. The imaging characteristics and differential diagnoses of these…

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Imaging of the Mastoid, Middle Ear, and Internal Auditory Canal After Surgery: What Every Radiologist Should Know

Mar 28, 2017 by in NEUROLOGICAL IMAGING Comments Off on Imaging of the Mastoid, Middle Ear, and Internal Auditory Canal After Surgery: What Every Radiologist Should Know

Interpreting CT or MR imaging examinations performed on patients with a history of middle ear, mastoid, or neurotologic surgery can be challenging. This is greatly simplified by knowing the surgical…

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Imaging of Jugular Foramen

Mar 28, 2017 by in NEUROLOGICAL IMAGING Comments Off on Imaging of Jugular Foramen

Jugular foramen, albeit complex, is essentially a bony conduit transmitting nerves and vessels from the posterior cranial fossa to the nasopharyngeal carotid space. In addition to its intrinsic pathologic conditions,…

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Petrous Apex

Mar 28, 2017 by in NEUROLOGICAL IMAGING Comments Off on Petrous Apex

The petrous apex is the most medial portion of the temporal bone that cannot be directly examined on clinical examination. The referring physician completely relies on imaging and radiologic interpretation….

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Imaging of the Facial Nerve

Mar 28, 2017 by in NEUROLOGICAL IMAGING Comments Off on Imaging of the Facial Nerve

A variety of congenital, traumatic, vascular, inflammatory, and neoplastic processes may affect the facial nerve. Prudent use of CT and MR imaging combined with a complete understanding of facial nerve…

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