Delayed Postoperative CSF Rhinorrhea of Intrasellar Arachnoid Cyst


 CSF rhinorrhea due to a transsphenoidal approach usually follows accidental or intentional arachnoid opening. We report a patient with an intrasellar arachnoid cyst, who developed delayed onset of CSF rhinorrhea. A sixty-two-year-old man presented with bitemporal type visual field defect for the last 3 years. With the diagnosis of arachnoid cyst or Rathke… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s007010050281


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@article{Saeki1999DelayedPC, title={Delayed Postoperative CSF Rhinorrhea of Intrasellar Arachnoid Cyst}, author={Norihisa Saeki and H. Tokunaga and Sakuo Hoshi and Shouji Sunada and Kuniko S Sunami and Fumiya Uchino and Akira Yamaura}, journal={Acta Neurochirurgica}, year={1999}, volume={141}, pages={165-169} }