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Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism: decreasing operative time and potential complications while improving cosmetic results.
Primarily because of the lack of highly accurate preoperative localizing studies, the standard operation for primary hyperparathyroidism (HPTH) has consisted of bilateral neck exploration withExpand
Genetic causes of brain tumors: neurofibromatosis, tuberous sclerosis, von Hippel-Lindau, and other syndromes.
Several familial syndromes are associated with an increased incidence of nervous system tumors. Recognition of these syndromes is critical to provide optimal clinical care and genetic counseling toExpand
The early results of vascular surgery in patients 75 years of age and older: an analysis of 3259 cases.
The population in the United States older than 75 years of age will double by the year 2000. The computerized registry of The Cleveland Vascular Society includes 19,990 vascular procedures, whichExpand
Cerebral deep venous thrombosis and COVID-19: case report.
Herein, the authors present the case of a 54-year-old male diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) during a screening test. The patient was asked to self-isolate at home and report withExpand
Phase 1 Study of Ipilimumab Combined With Whole Brain Radiation Therapy or Radiosurgery for Melanoma Patients With Brain Metastases.
PURPOSE We performed a phase 1 study to determine the maximum tolerable dose and safety of ipilimumab with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) or whole brain radiation therapy (WBRT) in patients withExpand
Surgical management of temporal meningoencephaloceles, cerebrospinal fluid leaks, and intracranial hypertension: treatment paradigm and outcomes.
OBJECT Thinning of the tegmen tympani and mastoideum components of the temporal bone may predispose to the development of meningoencephaloceles and spontaneous CSF leaks. Surgical repair of theseExpand
Clinical Outcome After Extended Endoscopic Endonasal Resection of Craniopharyngiomas: Two-Institution Experience.
BACKGROUND The extended endoscopic endonasal approach (EEA) to the anterior cranial base is used for the resection of craniopharyngiomas. OBJECTIVE We present clinical experience and outcomes ofExpand
Comprehensive management of the paranasal sinuses in patients undergoing endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery.
OBJECTIVE The endonasal route often provides the most direct and safe approach to skull base pathology. In this article we review the literature with regard to management of the paranasal sinuses inExpand
Surgical management of rhinosinusitis in endoscopic‐endonasal skull‐base surgery
Endoscopic‐endonasal skull base surgery (ESBS) provides an important approach to select pathologies. There remains a paucity of data, however, regarding morbidity in patients undergoing ESBS withExpand
Sporadic primary malignant intracerebral nerve sheath tumors: case report and literature review
We report the case of a seventy-five year old woman with a sporadic primary malignant intracerebral nerve sheath tumor (MINST). These tumors fall within the spectrum of malignant peripheral nerveExpand