Folate receptor overexpression can be visualized in real time during pituitary adenoma endoscopic transsphenoidal
surgery with near-infrared imaging.
Ogiwara T1, Goto T1, Nagm A1,2, Hongo K Endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal
surgery using the iArmS operation support robot: initial experience in 43 patients.
The patient underwent transsphenoidal
surgery, a cutting-edge procedure that allows surgeons to remove the tumour via the nose and sphenoid sinus with an endoscope.
In her 18th week of pregnancy, she had endoscopic transsphenoidal
of her pituitary adenoma with a good outcome for her and the fetus.
The surgical resection of clival chordomas describes a variety of conventional surgical approaches (transcranial, transsphenoidal
, trans-oropharyngeal and maxillary osteotomy).
1) Years earlier, a surgeon had performed a transsphenoidal
resection, but was unable to remove all of it.
We performed a retrospective chart review of patients who were found to have Cushing disease and who underwent transnasal transsphenoidal
surgery for pituitary adenomas between January 1, 2007, and July 1, 2014, at a tertiary academic medical center.
The 14 capabilities polled were intracranial pressure monitoring, arterial blood pressure monitoring, central venous pressure monitoring, hourly neurological checks, management of external ventricular drains, management of lumbar drains, post-tPA monitoring, post-operative craniotomy monitoring, postoperative transsphenoidal
monitoring, care of subarachnoid hemorrhage patients starting at day 5, titration of labetalol, nicardipine, diltiazem, and esmolol.
Management strategies of intercavernous sinus bleeding during transsphenoidal
A 53-year-old woman presented to our emergency department with headache 7 days after an endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery with a transnasal transsphenoidal
approach for pituitary adenoma.
4 ng/mL during oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT); treatment by transsphenoidal
surgery between September 2012 and January 9, 2015; diagnosis of remission or nonremission at 8 weeks after the surgical procedure; and IGF-I measurements by mass spectrometry before surgery and, at a minimum, on postoperative days 2 or 3 or both.
Extended endoscopic endonasal approach to the midline skull base: the evolving role of transsphenoidal