Application of extended transbasal approach to pituitary adenomas

W. Bonicki, R. Michalik, R. Krajewski, J. Kunicki & P Poppe
Introduction Microsurgical transsphenoidal approach has been established as the standard surgical treatment for pituitary adenomas, including giant ones. There is, however, a number of patients with extremely large tumours, and/or with tumours growing into areas that are very difficult to reach[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]