Overview of Pituitary Tumors:
Surgical Treament of Pituitary Tumors
Pituitary Tumors are approached by a team of surgeons composed of a Skull Based trained ENT surgeon and a Neurosurgeon.
After patients are seen and evaluated by each member of the Pituitary Tumor Team, patients' case is presented to the Eisenhower Brain Tumor Board and discussed.
Pituitary tumors are approached using modern neurosurgical technologies:
Dr. Limonadi and Dr. Ahsan performing a transphenoidal removal of a pituitary tumor at Eisenhower Medical Center.
Pituitary tumor case presentation
Tumor is outlined in a red dotted circle.
The operating room in this case is equipped with Stealth stereotactic navigation, stereotactic neuro-endoscope, and surgical microsocope, providing accuracy with multiple views of the operating field.
The incision used was small as shown here (outlined in a red dotted circle).
She did well post operatively and was discharged home in good health
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