Transsphenoidal Surgery

Complication Avoidance and Management Techniques

  • Edward R. Laws, Jr
  • Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol
  • Theodore H. Schwartz
  • Jason P. Sheehan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Luke Smith, Gautam U. Mehta, Russell R. Lonser
    Pages 1-9
  3. James A. J. King, Andrew H. Kaye
    Pages 11-26
  4. Lauren K. Dunn, Edward C. Nemergut
    Pages 27-42
  5. Chikezie Eseonu, Christina Jackson, Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
    Pages 43-57
  6. Saira Khan, Roberto Salvatori
    Pages 59-69
  7. Robert M. Mallery, Sashank Prasad
    Pages 71-86
  8. Michael Freeman, Jose Gurrola II, Spencer C. Payne
    Pages 87-94
  9. Amar P. Patel, Vivek P. Patel, Max Wintermark
    Pages 95-112
  10. Nathan T. Zwagerman, Stefan Lieber, Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda
    Pages 145-165
  11. Bradley N. Bohnstedt, Todd Eads, Jonathan Weyhenmeyer, Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol
    Pages 191-211
  12. Paolo Cappabianca, Luigi Maria Cavallo, Domenico Solari, Alberto di Somma
    Pages 213-231
  13. Jason K. Chu, Brandon A. Miller, Nelson M. Oyesiku
    Pages 233-244
  14. Harminder Singh, Walid I. Essayed, Ibrahim Hussain, Kryscilla Yang, Vijay K. Anand, Theodore H. Schwartz
    Pages 245-258
  15. Peter T. Sylvester, Michael R. Chicoine
    Pages 259-275
  16. James K. Liu, Eleonora F. Spinazzi, Jean Anderson Eloy, William T. Couldwell
    Pages 277-302
  17. Paul A. Gardner, Carl H. Snyderman, Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, Eric W. Wang
    Pages 303-314
  18. Garni Barkhoudarian, Daniel F. Kelly
    Pages 315-343
  19. Gustavo J. Almodovar-Mercador, Theodore H. Schwartz, Vijay K. Anand
    Pages 345-358
  20. Joshua Bakhsheshian, Gabriel Zada
    Pages 383-402
  21. Kenneth Foxx, Stephen Sandwell, Howard Silberstein, G. Edward Vates, Matthew Miller, Ismat Shafiq et al.
    Pages 403-425
  22. Kalmon D. Post, Margaret Pain, Hekmat Zarzour, Joshua Bederson
    Pages 427-439
  23. Edward R. Laws Jr, David J. Cote, Sherry Iuliano
    Pages 441-456
  24. Won Kim, Srinivas Chivukula, Anthony Heaney, Marilene Wang, Marvin Bergsneider
    Pages 457-469
  25. Sarah T. Menacho, Ian E. McCutcheon
    Pages 471-485
  26. Robert F. Dallapiazza, John A. Jane Jr.
    Pages 487-498
  27. Patrick M. Flanigan, Arman Jahangiri, Han S. Lee, Manish K. Aghi
    Pages 499-516
  28. André Beer-Furlan, Ralph Abi-Hachem, Ali O. Jamshidi, Ricardo L. Carrau, Daniel M. Prevedello
    Pages 517-529
  29. Martin J. Rutkowski, Sandeep Kunwar
    Pages 531-537
  30. Cheng-Chia Lee, Jason P. Sheehan
    Pages 539-558
  31. Trevor J. Royce, Jay S. Loeffler, Helen A. Shih
    Pages 559-579
  32. Alissa A. Thomas, Camilo E. Fadul
    Pages 581-594
  33. Douglas A. Hardesty, Andrew S. Little
    Pages 595-609
  34. Back Matter
    Pages 611-629

About this book


 This work details contemporary clinical knowledge on the multidisciplinary management of pituitary and other sellar/parasellar tumors, with a focus on surgical techniques and a particular emphasis on complication avoidance and management. International experts provide guidance on natural history, radiologic and clinical aspects, surgical indications, and resection techniques.In addition, case presentations and clinical photographs help the reader reduce the risk of error and advance their own surgical skills. Readers also have access online to streaming videos of key procedures to help them provide the best possible outcomes for every patient.

Transsphenoidal Surgery: Complication Avoidance and Management Techniques will be of great value to Neurosurgeons, Otolaryngologists, Endocrinologists, Radiation Oncologists, and residents and fellows in these specialties.


Acromegaly Craniopharyngiomas Neurosurgical Complications Pituitary Tumor Surgery Prolactionomas Rhinological Evaluation Sella and Parasellar Region

Editors and affiliations

  • Edward R. Laws, Jr
    • 1
  • Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol
    • 2
  • Theodore H. Schwartz
    • 3
  • Jason P. Sheehan
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryHarvard Medical School Brigham and Women’s HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryIndianapolis Methodist HospitalIndianapolisUSA
  3. 3.Department of NeurosurgeryWeill Cornell Medical College New York Presbyterian HospitalNew YorkUSA
  4. 4.Department of Neurological SurgeryUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-56689-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-56691-7
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