The infratentorial supracerebellar approach to pineal lesions

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  • 1 Department of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Institute, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, New York
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✓ In six patients with pineal tumors, a posterior fossa approach was used to explore the pineal region. This approach avoided the deep venous system and led to no mortality and minimal morbidity. Because a certain percentage of pineal lesions are benign and amenable to resection, it is recommended that all pineal tumors be explored prior to a decision regarding radiotherapy.

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