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Phlebography of the cavernous and intercavernous sinuses.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7245019     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The study of pituitary diseases is described, with visualization of the cavernous and intercavernous sinuses accomplished through percutaneous, transfemoral catheterization, using special methods to ensure its reliability. The most characteristic normal and pathological findings are described. The value of this method and the indications for its use in diagnosis are discussed. The possibility of combining morphological investigations with regional functional studies of pituitary hormones by selective blood sampling is suggested. This technical development opens new prospects for the future and further broadens the indications for use of this procedure.
Authors:
E de Divitiis; R Spaziante; V Iaccarino; L Stella; L Genovese
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical neurology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0090-3019     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg Neurol     Publication Date:  1981 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-08-10     Completed Date:  1981-08-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0367070     Medline TA:  Surg Neurol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  306-12     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adenoma / radiography
Cavernous Sinus / radiography
Cranial Sinuses / radiography*
Humans
Phlebography / methods*
Pituitary Diseases / radiography*
Pituitary Neoplasms / radiography

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