A visual introduction to the creation and placement of a pedicled flap in endoscopic reconstruction of the skull base

B. Krischek, H. Pebdani, I. Edem, G. Feigl, A. Vescan, F. Gentili & G. Zadeh
Objective: The transphenoidal approach provides a well-established route for ventral skull base surgery and in particular intrasellar pathology. The use of the vascular pedicled flap has effectively countered the complications previously associated with the bone and dural defect produced by this procedure.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]