Endoscopic fenestration and coagulation shrinkage of suprasellar arachnoid cysts. Technical note.

@article{Sood2005EndoscopicFA,
  title={Endoscopic fenestration and coagulation shrinkage of suprasellar arachnoid cysts. Technical note.},
  author={Sandeep Sood and Martin Schuhmann and Nedim Cakan and Steven D. Ham},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={102 1 Suppl},
  pages={
          127-33
        }
}
The authors describe their experience with endoscopic fenestration of suprasellar cysts followed by shrinkage coagulation of the cysts to restore the anatomy in eight patients. Seven children ranging in age from 8 months to 4.5 years and one adult 24 years of age were treated. Four of the children presented with megacephaly and the other patients with malfunction of a shunt that had been placed previously for hydrocephalus. Endoscopic fenestration of the cyst dome was performed followed by… CONTINUE READING
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