volume 27, issue 6, P718-726 2013
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2013.798862
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Zsolt Zador, Kanna Gnanalingham

Abstract: The endoscopic approach is becoming the technique of choice for accessing the pituitary region, with reduced nasal trauma, improved access, visualisation and potentially better tumour resection compared to the microscopic technique. However, there is an operative learning curve and some pathologies are more easily approached by this technique than others.