Welcome to Endoscopic Skull base Surgery
Endoscopic skull base surgery is an evolving field.All the way, the neurosurgeons used to approach the brain using a microscope. Endoscopic skull base surgery uses an endoscope as the sole visualising tool to perform surgery of complex lesions related to skull base.This techniques uses a two nostril, four handed technique where the skull base surgeon works along with the neurosurgeon in performing the procedures.The advantages of the technique: No brain retraction, No external scar, shorter hospital stay, and direct approach to the tumor.
There are many conditions which can be treated by endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery.
These are the conditions which can be treated by endoscopic approach.