World Neurosurgery: X 2019 DOI: 10.1016/j.wnsx.2019.100055 View full text
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Ayano Nihonmatsu, Fumihiko Nishimura, Yong-Soo Park, Yasushi Motoyama, Ichiro Nakagawa, Shuichi Yamada, Kentaro Tamura, Ryosuke Matsuda, Yasuhiro Takeshima, Yoshiaki Takamura, Hiroyuki Nakase

Abstract: Background Late-onset skull base cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leakage after stereotactic radiotherapy (SRT) is a very rare complication. Case Description A 54-year-old woman came to our department for convulsions and was admitted. Brain magnetic resonance imaging revealed a giant tumor in the skull base region, including the sphenoid sinus, pituitary fossa, right cavernous sinus, right middle fossa, and right basal ganglia. Mild left hemiparesis was noted. An ophthalmologi…

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