Endonasal endoscopic transsphenoidal chiasmapexy with silicone plates for empty sella syndrome: technical note.

@article{Kubo2005EndonasalET,
  title={Endonasal endoscopic transsphenoidal chiasmapexy with silicone plates for empty sella syndrome: technical note.},
  author={Shigeki Kubo and Hiroshi Hasegawa and Toshihiko Inui and Shinsuke Tominaga and Toshiki Yoshimine},
  journal={Neurologia medico-chirurgica},
  year={2005},
  volume={45 8},
  pages={428-32; discussion 432}
}
Silicone plates sutured together to form blocks were used for extradural elevation of the sella floor in two patients who underwent chiasmapexy for visual disturbance associated with empty sella syndrome. A 36-year-old woman had been treated for prolactinoma for about 19 years with bromocriptine and then presented with left visual disturbance. A 79-year-old… CONTINUE READING