Tuberculum sellae meningiomas: microsurgical anatomy and surgical technique.

  title={Tuberculum sellae meningiomas: microsurgical anatomy and surgical technique.},
  author={George I Jallo and Vallo Benjamin},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={1432-39; discussion 1439-40}
OBJECTIVE Despite Cushing's accurate description of the anatomic origin of tuberculum sellae meningiomas, many subsequent authors have included tumors originating from the neighboring sella region in this classification. This has led to difficulty in evaluating the surgical results and consensus for an optimal surgical technique. We think this confusion has arisen from Cushing's description of these tumors under the heading "suprasellar meningiomas," which referred to their distinctive clinical… CONTINUE READING


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