Normative diameters and effects of aging on the cochlear and facial nerves in normal-hearing Korean ears using 3.0-tesla magnetic resonance imaging
The Laryngoscope, 03/09/2012
Kang WS et al. – The cochlear nerve (CN) is not affected by age in normal–hearing ears. The facial nerve (FN) vertical diameter and cross–sectional area (CSA) of children <5 years are smaller than those of older children.