Transcranial versus transsphenoidal endoscopic surgery for intradural lesions of the anterior skull base and sella region

N.J. Hopf, H. Optiz & R. Reisch
Objective: Increasing experience with standard endoscopic transsphenoidal procedures has also led to the use of extended transsphenoidal approaches for intradural lesions, such as craniopharyngeomas and meningeomas. Commonly accepted rules for the use of one or the other route are missing. Generally,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]