Neuroendoscopic Management of Suprasellar Arachnoid Cysts


Ozek M. M. , Urgun K.

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.79, no.2, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2012.02.011
  • Title of Journal : WORLD NEUROSURGERY

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The first case of an intracranial arachnoid cyst was described by Bright in 1831. In 1935, Barlow published the first case of a suprasellar arachnoid cyst. Fewer than 200 cases of suprasellar-prepontine arachnoid cysts have been reported in the literature as of January 2011.