I'm stuffed; visual loss after trans-sphenoidal adenomectomy

Academic Article


  • A 61-year-old woman developed bilateral decreased vision within 30hours of uncomplicated trans-sphenoidal pituitary adenoma resection. Postoperative computed tomography of the brain was consistent with overpacking of the sella turcica with a fat graft. The patient was urgently taken back to the operating room for fat graft reduction and her vision improved. © 2014 Elsevier Inc.
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    Author List

  • Dinsmore A; Compton C; Kline L; Bhatti MT
  • Start Page

  • 124
  • End Page

  • 127
  • Volume

  • 59
  • Issue

  • 1