Management of Pituitary Tumors, An Issue of Neurosurgery Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455749461, 9781455747696

Management of Pituitary Tumors, An Issue of Neurosurgery Clinics, Volume 23-4

1st Edition

Authors: Manish Aghi Lewis Blevins
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455749461
eBook ISBN: 9781455747696
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 9th October 2012
Page Count: 240

Description

This issue of the Neurosurgery Clinics of North America, Guest Edited by Drs. Manish Aghi and Lewis Blevins, is devoted to Management of Pituitary Tumors.  Experts in the field have assembled to provide articles on Imaging of the pituitary and parasellar region; Management of Incidentally Found Nonfunctional Pituitary Tumors; Endoscopic Surgery for Pituitary Tumors; Prolactinomas – Medical versus Surgical Management; Neurosurgery for Cushing’s Disease; Postoperative radiotherapy and stereotactic radiosurgery for pituitary tumors; Management options for persistent postoperative acromegaly; Medical management of persistent and recurrent Cushing’s disease; Management of Large Aggressive Nonfunctional Pituitary Tumors – Experimental Medical Options when Surgery and Radiation Fail; Pituitary Carcinoma; Visual Outcomes after Surgery For Nonfunctional Adenomas Causing Visual Compromise; and Hypopituitarism and Central Diabetes Insipidus: Peri-Operative Diagnosis and Management.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455747696
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455749461

About the Authors

Manish Aghi Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California San Francisco

Lewis Blevins Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California San Francisco