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Masahiko Kitano, Mamoru Taneda, Taro Shimono, and Yuzo Nakao

limitations of this approach are the narrow and deep operating field, which pose the risk of ICA injury during blind procedures when the lateral sellar region is not adequately exposed. In recent neurosurgical trends, endoscopic procedures have gained popularity in transsphenoidal operations because a side-viewing endoscope affords a more panoramic view than the operating microscope. 1 , 7 , 9 , 25 Frank and Pasquini 18 have reported that the increased visualization given by the endoscope permitted the demonstration of minor tumoral extensions through small focal