I recently completed 4 cases of complete endoscopic (endoscopic) resection of pituitary tumors. The hospital since 2011 began to introduce h
I recently completed 4 cases of complete endoscopic (endoscopic) resection of pituitary tumors. The hospital since 2011 began to introduce high-definition endoscope system, micro ultrasonic aspirator (CUSA), neuronavigation surgery planning platform and other sophisticated endoscopic skull base surgery necessary equipment in Chinese physicians endoscopic branch vice chairman of domestic famous experts under the guidance of Professor Zhang endoscopic carried out dozens of cases of endoscopic pituitary tumor resection. The hospital recently completed 4 cases of pituitary adenoma by nasal endoscopic surgery, respectively by Xu Yongkang, chief physician, director of Department of Anesthesiology, Zhang Jianping surgeon and nurse assistant, in close cooperation, by the side of the nose into the 4mm patients with endoscopic neuronavigation in precise guidance, the surgeon in high-definition LCD screen instructions the successful completion of the exposure and resection of the tumor and free the entire operation process, operation time of about 2 hours. According to Zhang Jianping, director of the physician, the endoscope can provide good proximity lighting, through the nasal natural cavity, without nasal speculum, reduce nasal trauma; can provide anatomic panoramic field operation, accurate positioning, operation can clearly distinguish between tumor and normal pituitary tissue, pituitary tissue were better protected; a more thorough resection of the tumor, especially for tumor residual tissue concealed; without postoperative nasal packing, patient comfort, less complications, hospitalization time was shortened. The technology in foreign countries has become the treatment of pituitary tumor "gold standard", the domestic large provincial hospital has been gradually carried out, which marks the Department of Neurosurgery of our hospital has entered the ranks of advanced minimally invasive Department of Neurosurgery, can provide better service for patients in Department of neurosurgery.