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Definition / general
- Orientation is essential; may need to consult with surgeon, particularly if middle ear or inner ear tissue is present
- Must determine surgical resection margins
- Extensive decalcification may be needed
- Stapes: orient for embedding after decalcification to reveal outline of entire ossicle