Occipital transtentorial approach for the various tumors of the pineal region

T. Ito, J. Nakagawara, Y. Seo, K.I. Sato, M. Oikawa, Y. Ozaki & H. Nakamura
Objective: We have selected occipital transtentorial approach (OTA) for the various tumors in and around the pineal region (PRTs), so we report important points of this approach and surgical results. Methods: OTA was performed in 29 patients with PRTs. These were 15 patients with tumors in the pineal[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]