J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 2018 Feb 18;79(2):S196-S198. Epub 2018 Jan 18.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Insubria - Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy.
We illustrate a suprasellar craniopharyngiomas treated with an extended endoscopic endonasal approach (EEEA). Case report of a 43-year-old male affected by cerebral lesion located in suprasellar region involving the third ventricle and compressing the neurovascular structures, causing an anterosuperior dislocation of the chiasma. There is a complete disruption of the pituitary stalk that can explain the clinical finding of partial anterior hypopituitarism and hyperprolactinemia. Read More