Transsphenoidal Surgery

A type of surgery in which instruments are inserted into part of the brain by going through the nose and the sphenoid bone (a butterfly-shaped bone… (More)
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2009
2009
Over the past century, pituitary surgery has undergone multiple evolutions in surgical technique and technological advancements… (More)
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2006
2006
The most common nonendocrine complication after transsphenoidal surgery is cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak. Many neurosurgeons… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECT The optimal approach for the surgical treatment of craniopharyngiomas is still debated. In all cases involving the sella… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Background: Endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery was developed under a minimally invasive surgical strategy. This endonasal… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Reconstruction of the cranial base is often necessary after transsphenoidal surgery to prevent the occurrence of… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECT Transsphenoidal surgery is the usual treatment of choice for adrenocorticotropic hormone-secreting pituitary adenomas… (More)
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1999
1999
TECHNIQUE Endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery. New, developing, minimally invasive technique. Removal of pituitary lesions and… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the utility of performing transsphenoidal surgery with computer-assisted image guidance. METHODS Thirty… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
An endoscope was used in transsphenoidal surgery and eventually replaced the operating microscope as the tool for visualization… (More)
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1985
1985
The authors report the results of a retrospective study conducted in an effort to define the results and risks of transsphenoidal… (More)
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