Removal of Pituitary Gland

Hypophysectomy of pituitary gland is performed in situations such as Cushing’s syndrome, caused by pituitary adenoma. The surgery is conducted to remove all traces of the tumour and affected parts of the pituitary gland. Stereotaxis, which is a three dimensional technique, can be used to create a visual image of the gland and remove it through a minimally invasive surgery.

Hypophysectomy of pituitary gland is performed in situations such as Cushing’s syndrome, caused by pituitary adenoma. The surgery is conducted to remove all traces of the tumour and affected parts of the pituitary gland. Stereotaxis, which is a three ... More

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My mother who had history of liver cirrhosis and 2episodes of hepatic encephalopathy was diagnosed to have sdh(left frontal) following a fall from cot..burrhole craniectomy (stp)was done as per advice..2 days prior to surgery her pt- 17 s..inr 1.32 was given vit.k for two days and was taken for the immediate post op she had intracerbral(left parie )hemorrhage for which they did open craniotomy.. after this we were informed that her coagulation is not normal...and altigether she was given 13 units of ffp and 4 pints of prbc in the next five days..isnt it mandatory to check pt inr immediately before surgery?was it possible to give ffp prior to surgery to correct abnormal values..and she was given normal saline as iv this contraindicated in cirrhosis.her blood ammonia kevel was first checked on fifth day aftr surgery and it was 264.. is 5 days continous midazolam atracurium infusion necessary after open craniotomy in a cirrhotic patient?

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