Transnasal stereotactic biopsy of a clivus tumor: Technical note

J. V. Rosenfeld, D. Wallace, G. L. Klug, A. Danks

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Abstract

Computerized tomography-guided transnasal stereotactic tissue diagnosis of a lytic lesion in the clivus was performed successfully using the Cosman- Roberts-Wells frame, thus avoiding a major craniotomy. The authors recommend stereotaxis as the preferred technique for biopsy in this region.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)878-879
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Neurosurgery
Volume76
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1992
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • eosinophilic granuloma
  • skull-base surgery
  • stereotaxis

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