Surgical techniques for resection of pituitary tumours have come a long way since it was first introduced in late 18th century. Nowadays, most pituitary surgeries are performed through trans-nasal trans-sphenoidal approach either using a microscope, or an endoscope. Herein the authors review the literature and compare these two instruments with regards to their outcomes when used for resection of pituitary tumours. .
Journal of Pakistan Medical Association
Shamim, M. S.
(2017). Comparison between endoscopic and microscopic approaches for surgery of pituitary tumours. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association, 67(11), 1777-1779.
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