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Parotidectomy

This Parotidectomy course will teach you:

  • Partial or complete resection of the parotid gland for primary malignancies, metastases or in some cases chronic parotitis of the parotid gland

Special attention is paid to the following hazards you may encounter during the Parotidectomy:

  • Facial nerve branches injury

With the following tips you might perform theĀ Parotidectomy even better:

  • Greater aurical nerve preservation
  • Tympanomastoid fissure localization
  • Facial nerve preservation
  • Pixie ear deformity prevention

After studying the Parotidectomy course you are familiar with the most common complications:

  • Injury to facial nerve or its branches
    • Temporal branches
    • Zygomatic
    • Buccal
    • Marginal mandibular
    • Cervical
  • Injury to the greater aurical nerve
  • Salivary leakage
  • Frey syndrome

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Step by step

Preparation

Electrodes

Place

Place the electrodes of the nerve monitor at the corner in the muscles of the mouth (orbicularis ori) and eye (orbicularis oculi), to facilitate preservation of the facial nerve.

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