volume 39, issue 8, P619-623 2011
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2010.10.017
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Luca Muscatello, Iacopo Dallan, Veronica Seccia, Manuela Marchetti, Stefano Sellari-Franceschini, Riccardo Lenzi

Abstract: The authors reviewed the medical records of patients who had undergone endoscopic endonasal craniotomy in our department between 2005 and 2009. Thirteen patients were included in this study: 12 males and 1 female. Patients were affected by ethmoidal malignancies abutting or involving the anterior skull base. In all the patients the anterior skull base was drilled down. Nine patients underwent dural resection. The procedure always included a skull base reconstruction. Postoperative complications included CSF le…

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