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Surg Neurol Int


Spheno-orbital meningiomas: Is orbit reconstruction mandatory? Long-term outcomes and exophthalmos improvement.


Dos Santos A G, Paiva W S, Da Roz L M, do Santo M P E, Teixeira M J, Figueiredo EG, da Silva V T G
Surg Neurol Int. 2022; 13:318.
PMID: 35928313.


Meningiomas correspond to one-third of all primary central nervous system tumors. Approximately 9% of them are spheno-orbital meningiomas (SOMs), presenting significant clinical symptoms as visual impairment and orbital esthetics. This article aims to evaluate exophthalmos' improvement in a surgical series without orbital reconstruction.