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Transoral Protrusion of a Peritoneal Catheter: A Rare Complication of Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
Ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt surgery is the most used technique for the treatment of hydrocephalus. This procedure is associated with a large amount of complications. Bowel perforation caused by aExpand
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Endoscopic endonasal optic nerve and orbital apex decompression for nontraumatic optic neuropathy: surgical nuances and review of the literature.
OBJECT While several approaches have been described for optic nerve decompression, the endoscopic endonasal route is gaining favor because it provides excellent exposure of the optic canal and theExpand
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Update on the management of pineal cysts: Case series and a review of the literature.
OBJECTIVE The natural history of pineal cysts still remains unclear. Incidental pineal cysts have become more common which raises the question of their management. Symptomatic pineal cysts mayExpand
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How I do it: the endoscopic endonasal optic nerve and orbital apex decompression
ABSTRACTBackgroundWith the refinement of the technique, endoscopic endonasal surgery increases its field of indications. The orbital compartment is among the locations easily reached through theExpand
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Management of subependymal giant cell tumors in tuberous sclerosis complex: the neurosurgeon's perspective.
  • M. Berhouma
  • Medicine
  • World journal of pediatrics : WJP
  • 2010
BACKGROUND Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), an autosomal dominant genetic disorder, can lead to the development of hamartomas in various organs, including the heart, lungs, kidneys, skin and brain.Expand
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Anatomic comparison of anterior petrosectomy versus the expanded endoscopic endonasal approach: interest in petroclival tumors surgery
PurposeSince the petroclival region is deep-seated with close neurovascular relationships, the removal of petroclival tumors still represents a fascinating surgical challenge. Although the classicalExpand
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The endoscopic endonasal approach to the Meckel's cave tumors: surgical technique and indications.
Many benign and malignant tumors as well as other inflammatory or vascular diseases may be located in the areas of Meckel's cave or the cavernous sinus. Except for typical features such as forExpand
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Occam’s razor in minimally invasive pituitary surgery: tailoring the endoscopic endonasal uninostril trans-sphenoidal approach to sella turcica
BackgroundSince the introduction of the endoscopic endonasal approaches in the field of skull base surgery during the last two decades, several variants of the sella turcica endoscopic surgery haveExpand
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Intracerebral epidermoid tumor: pathogenesis of intraparenchymal location and magnetic resonance imaging findings.
Epidermoid tumors are rare slow-growing lesions, accounting for 0.3% to 1.8% of all primary intracranial neoplasms [3]. Common locations include the cerebellopontine angle (37%), parasellar regionExpand
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Primary pituitary lymphoma: an update of the literature
Primary intracranial lymphomas (Weller et al. in Neuro Oncol 14(12):1481–1484, 2012) are an emerging disease and an isolated localization in the pituitary gland i.e. primary pituitary lymphoma (PPL)Expand
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