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NCT01689064 : Comparison of Surgical Approach to Endoscopic Pituitary Adenoma Resection
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: N/A
Inclusion Criteria:

- Age > 18 years old

- Diagnosis of a pituitary adenoma requiring resection defined as pituitary lesion with
any of the following:

1. Neuroimaging or clinical evidence of apoplexy

2. Decline in central visual acuity worse than (best-corrected) Snellen equivalent
of 20/25 in either eye

3. clinically significant visual field loss as determined by Humphrey or Goldmann

4. Clinically significant cranial nerve deficit

5. Clinically relevant neuroendocrine deficit

6. Intolerance of optimal medical management

- Patient electing endoscopic resection approach

Exclusion Criteria:

- Concurrent chronic rhinosinusitis

- Revision pituitary adenoma resections

- Severe medical co-morbidities with the inability to undergo general anesthesia
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