Three-Dimensional Endoscopic Endonasal Approach and Outcomes in Sellar Lesions: A Single-Center Experience of 104 Cases.

@article{Pennacchietti2016ThreeDimensionalEE,
  title={Three-Dimensional Endoscopic Endonasal Approach and Outcomes in Sellar Lesions: A Single-Center Experience of 104 Cases.},
  author={Valentina Pennacchietti and Massimiliano Garzaro and Silvia Grottoli and Paolo Pacca and Diego Garbossa and Alessandro Ducati and Francesco Zenga},
  journal={World neurosurgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={89},
  pages={121-5}
}
BACKGROUND Pituitary tumors account for approximately 15% of primary intracranial neoplasms and often are diagnosed incidentally. Common sellar lesions are pituitary adenomas, craniopharyngiomas, and Rathke cleft cysts. Currently endoscopic transsphenoidal approaches are largely used, and many centers also use 3-dimensional (3D) technology, although… CONTINUE READING