Tuesday, April 16
7:00 am - 9:00 am
211 Pituitary Tumors
Moderator(s): John A. Jane Jr., MD, FAANS
Panelist(s): Manish K. Aghi, MD, PhD, FAANS; William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Douglas Allen Hardesty, MD, FAANS; Pamela Stuart Jones, MD, MPH; Girish Ramachandran Menon, MD (India)
Participants will obtain a state-of-the-art update on endonasal surgical management of pituitary tumors, as well as medical and radiosurgical adjunctive therapies.
- Discuss surgical strategies for maximizing chances of remission in patients with acromegaly and Cushing’s disease.
- Describe utility and technical nuances of endonasal endoscopic removal of pituitary adenomas.
- Provide current treatment algorithms for patients with atypical and/or invasive pituitary adenomas.