By Raj Sindwani,Pablo F. Recinos,Troy D. Woodard
This factor on endoscopic cranial base and pituitary surgical procedure is led by way of specialists within the box of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery. Otolaryngologists/Head and Neck surgeons Dr. Raj Sindwani and Dr. Troy Woodard sign up for with Neurosurgeon Dr. Pablo Recinos to give a entire medical technique. issues comprise: construction an endoscopic cranium base software (room setup and key apparatus / IGS); cranium Base Anatomy (corridors, intra and extradural); Imaging in cranium base surgical procedure – CT, MRI, CT cisternogram, intraop CT; Sellar lesions / pathology; ideas of endoscopic pituitary surgical procedure ; Reconstruction of cranium base defects – loose graft, pedicle, TPF, alloderm; Lumbar drain application (role of intrathecal fluorescein); Hemostasis in cranium Base surgical procedure (control of smaller vessels, maneuvers to lessen bleeding – hot irrigations, HOB up, embolization); administration of ICA harm (intraop suggestions, overdue complications); Meningioma; Esthesioneuroblastoma; Cordoma; Sinonasal Malignancies of cranium Base; Craniopharyngioma; Endonasal methods to the craniocervical junction; clinical problems of Pituitary/skull base surgical procedure – (ie. SIADH, DI, Hypopit); Post-op administration of cranium base sufferer (postop Abx, imaging, debridements, topical irrigations, more...). Articles disguise surgery, surgical issues, and surgical anatomy as relavent to the scientific discussion.