Supported by preliminary anatomical and clinical studies exploring the feasibility and usefulness of approaching many ventral pathologies of the craniocervical junction (CCJ) using the endoscopic endonasal approach, four European centres have joined forces to accumulate and share their growing surgical experience of this advanced technique. By describing the steps that led to the development and continuous refinement of this approach to the CCJ, this article delves deeply into an analysis of the cases operated on since 2010 at these four institutions, and discusses in detail the operative nuances that so far have allowed achievement of successful outcomes with excellent perioperative patient comfort and satisfactory long-term quality of life.

Mangraviti, A., Mazzucchi, E., Izzo, A., Sturdà, C., Albanese, A., Marchese, E., Olivi, A., Puca, A., Sturiale, C. L., Surgical Management of Intracranial Giant Epidermoid Cysts in Adult: A Case-Based Update, <<ASIAN JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY>>, 2019; 13 (4): 1288-1291. [doi:10.4103/ajns.AJNS_91_18] [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/206794]

Surgical Management of Intracranial Giant Epidermoid Cysts in Adult: A Case-Based Update

Mangraviti, Antonella;Mazzucchi, Edoardo;Albanese, Alessio;Marchese, Enrico;Olivi, Alessandro;Puca, Alfredo;Sturiale, Carmelo Lucio
2018

Abstract

Supported by preliminary anatomical and clinical studies exploring the feasibility and usefulness of approaching many ventral pathologies of the craniocervical junction (CCJ) using the endoscopic endonasal approach, four European centres have joined forces to accumulate and share their growing surgical experience of this advanced technique. By describing the steps that led to the development and continuous refinement of this approach to the CCJ, this article delves deeply into an analysis of the cases operated on since 2010 at these four institutions, and discusses in detail the operative nuances that so far have allowed achievement of successful outcomes with excellent perioperative patient comfort and satisfactory long-term quality of life.
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Mangraviti, A., Mazzucchi, E., Izzo, A., Sturdà, C., Albanese, A., Marchese, E., Olivi, A., Puca, A., Sturiale, C. L., Surgical Management of Intracranial Giant Epidermoid Cysts in Adult: A Case-Based Update, <<ASIAN JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY>>, 2019; 13 (4): 1288-1291. [doi:10.4103/ajns.AJNS_91_18] [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/206794]
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