VENTRICULAR ENDOSCOPY

HYDROCEPHALUS

Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy

1024 564 Adrian Caceres

Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy Diagnosis: hydrocephalus 8-years-old girl Headaches, seizures, gait ataxia MR: ventriculomegaly, pachymeningitis EQUIPMENT USED StorzLotta endoscope Bipolar electrode Sharp click-line biopsy forceps Decq forceps 1m 3F balloon Rigid…

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Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy

849 476 Adrian Caceres

Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy Diagnosis: Dandy Walker Malformation and hydrocephalus 8-month-old girl Macrocephaly Wide based gait and truncal ataxia (caudal vermian syndrome) CT scan: hydrocephalus, Dandy Walker Malformation Endoscopic third ventriculostomy…

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Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy

560 560 Henry Schroeder

Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy Diagnosis: Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus 75-year-old man Dizziness, gait disorder, intermittent headaches, progressive symptoms over one year MR scan at presentation: large ventricles, periventricular lucency, high flow signal…

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Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy

560 560 Spyros Sgouros

Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy Diagnosis: aqueduct stenosis due to quadrigeminal plate lesion  11-year-old boy  Headaches for several months  MR scan at presentation: large ventricles, periventricular lucency, hamartomatous lesion in the quadrigeminal…

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Septostomy and foraminoplasty

1024 1024 Jonathan Roth

Septostomy and foraminoplasty Diagnosis: Hydrocephalus due to atresia of Foramen of Monro 35-year-old woman Headaches for 1 month, papilloedema MR scan at presentation: hydrocephalus, large lateral ventricles, small third ventricle…

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Neuroendoscopic lavage of ventricular haemorrhage

560 560 Ulrich-Wilhem Thomale

Neuroendoscopic lavage of ventricular haemorrhage Diagnosis: Post-haemorrhagic hydrocephalus due to neonatal Intra-Ventricular Haemorrhage 41-week gestation female IVH at day 1 MR scan: large intraventricular haematomas in both lateral ventricles At…

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Removal of disconnected ventricular catheter

725 615 Federico Di Rocco

Removal of disconnected ventricular catheter Diagnosis: hydrocephalus 2-years-old girl Presented with symptoms of raised intracranial pressure CT scan showed dilated ventricles. The ventricular catheter had been disconnected from the shunt…

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ARACHNOID CYSTS

Endoscopic fenestration of suprasellar arachnoid cyst

943 944 Henry Schroeder

Endoscopic fenestration of suprasellar arachnoid cyst Diagnosis: Suprasellar arachnoid cyst 9-year-old girl Increasing headache for one year MR scan: large suprasellar arachnoid cyst asymmetrical ventricular dilatation Endoscopic ventriculo-cysto-cisternostomy was performed…

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Endoscopic fenestration of middle fossa arachnoid cyst

560 560 Spyros Sgouros

Endoscopic fenestration of middle fossa arachnoid cyst Diagnosis: Middle fossa arachnoid cyst 7-month-old girl Increasing head circumference > 97% MR scan: large middle fossa arachnoid cyst causing midline shift Endoscopic…

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Endoscopic fenestration of intraventricular arachnoid cyst

653 653 Adrian Caceres

Endoscopic fenestration of intraventricular arachnoid cyst Diagnosis: Intraventricular arachnoid cyst  14-month-old girl Acutely unwell after a fall Bulging fontanelle, sunseting eyes, bradycardia Macrocephaly which had not been investigated CT scan:…

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Endoscope-controlled Supra-cerebellar Infra-tentorial Approach for Excision Of A Pineal Region Cystic Mass

653 653 Samer Elbabaa

Endoscope-controlled Supra-cerebellar Infra-tentorial Approach for Excision Of A Pineal Region Cystic Mass Diagnosis: Pineal region cyst 14-year old girl Chronic headaches followed conservatively for 3 years for a stable pineal…

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TUMOURS

Endoscopic removal of colloid cyst

943 944 Henry Schroeder

Endoscopic removal of colloid cyst Diagnosis: Colloid cyst of the 3rd ventricle 22-year-old man, student Increasing headache, feeling of “pressure in the head”, vomiting MR imaging showed a colloid cyst…

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Endoscopic Tumour Biopsy

1024 576 Adrian Caceres

Endoscopic Tumour Biopsy Diagnosis: Low grade glioma 6-year-old girl Unwell, lethargic, vomiting MR scan: hydrocephalus, large infiltrating tumour in left hemisphere extending to left lateral and third ventricle with ventriculomegaly…

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Endoscopic excision of ventricular tumour

1024 1024 Jonathan Roth

Endoscopic excision of ventricular tumour Diagnosis: Ventricular subependymoma 35-year-old male Headaches, vomiting, papilloedema MR scan: tumour in RT lateral ventricle and hydrocephalus Emergency EVD at first, recovered Endoscopic excision of the…

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Craniopharyngioma

560 560 Giuseppe Cinalli

Craniopharyngioma • 12-year-old boy • Presentation MR scan: large tumour in the suprasellar region extending in the 3rd ventricle, with variable contrast uptake, and hydrocephalus • The Endoscopic CUSA was used to…

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Hypothalamic hamartoma

1024 1024 Constantini Shlomi

Combined microscopic/endoscopic removal of hypothalamic hamartoma Diagnosis: Hypothalamic hamartoma 16-year-old girl Refractory gelastic seizures MR scan: hypothalamic hamartoma Combined microscopic/endoscopic excision Seizure free at 3 years EQUIPMENT USED Aesculap Minop…

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