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Nasal septum

A Case of Glomangiopericytoma of the Nasal Septum

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2017.199

 

The Editor,

Sir,

A 78-year-old female patient presented to our clinic with congestion in the right nasal cavity and recurrent epistaxis for a one-month period. The medical history was not significant except hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and rheumatoid arthritis.

Accepted: 
18 Apr, 2018
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e-Published: 25 Jan, 2019

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Comparison of Three Approaches of Pituitary Adenoma Excisions through Sphenoid Sinus

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.173
Synopsis: 
The nasal septum approach was suitable for most patients with pituitary adenoma. The hierarchy of the anatomy was distinctive and easily controlled.

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to compare three different surgery approaches for pituitary adenoma excision.

Methods: A total of 162 patients underwent pituitary adenoma excision through the sphenoid sinus approach. Among patients, five underwent the sublabio-septo-sphenoidal approach (abbreviated as “sublabio approach”), seven underwent the sphenoid sinus approach and 150 underwent the nasal septum approach.

Accepted: 
25 Mar, 2015
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e-Published: 14 Oct, 2015

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Manuscripts that are Published Ahead of Print have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by the Editorial Board of the West Indian Medical Journal. They may appear in their original format and may not be copy edited or formatted in the style guide of this Journal. While accepted manuscripts are not yet assigned a volume, issue or page numbers, they can be cited using the DOI and date of e-publication. See our Instructions for Authors on how to properly cite manuscripts at this stage. The contents of the manuscript may change before it is published in its final form. Manuscripts in this section will be removed once they have been issued to a volume and issue, but will still retain the DOI and date of e-publication.

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