2009

Cavernous Sinus

Developments and Future Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-3-211-72137-7 (Print) 978-3-211-72138-4 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Anatomy of the cavernous sinus

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-25

      The middle cranial base and cavernous sinus

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      Pages 27-33

      The transition between the cavernous sinus and orbit

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      Pages 35-51

      Venous anatomy of the lateral sellar compartment

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      Pages 53-57

      Central skull base anatomy as seen through the endoscope

  3. Surgical approaches to the central skull base

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59

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      Pages 61-74

      Evolution from the classical pterional to the contemporary approach to the central skull base

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      Pages 75-86

      Extended endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal approach to supra-parasellar tumors

  4. Neuromonitoring in central skull base surgery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

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      Pages 89-104

      Neuromonitoring in central skull base surgery

  5. Surgical treatment of vascular lesions in the central skull base

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

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      Pages 107-115

      Surgical treatment of large/giant carotid-ophthalmic and other intradural internal carotid artery aneurysms

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      Pages 117-126

      Surgical treatment of basilar apex aneurysms — surgical approaches and techniques

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      Pages 127-136

      Aneurysms of the intracavernous ICA: Current treatment

  6. Surgical treatment of tumorous lesions in the central skull base

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-152

      Cavernous sinus meningiomas

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      Pages 153-162

      Surgery of cavernous sinus meningiomas: advantages and disadvantages

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 163-177

      Trigeminal neurinomas: surgical considerations

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 179-189

      Bypasses for cavernous sinus tumors: history, techniques, and current status

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 191-204

      Giant pituitary tumors: surgical treatment of 265 cases

  7. Radiosurgery in treatment of central skull base tumors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 207-221

      The role of Gamma Knife surgery in the management of non-meningeal tumors of the cavernous sinus

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 223-227