Extended endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal approach to the suprasellar area: Anatomic considerations - Part 1

Cavallo L. M. , de Divitiis O., Aydin S. , Messina A., Esposito F., Laconetta G., ...Daha Fazla

NEUROSURGERY, cilt.61, ss.24-33, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 61 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1227/01.neu.0000280005.26449.2d
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.24-33


INTRODUCTION: Interest in using the extended endonasal transsphenoidal approach for management of suprasellar lesions, with either a microscopic or endoscopic technique, has increased in recent years. The most relevant benefit is that this median approach permits the exposure and removal of suprasellar lesions without the need for brain retraction.