ESSBS Quality of Life

Overview

About this study

The purpose of this study is to:

  • Measure the short and long-term overall and nasal-specific quality of life (QOL) impact of patients undergoing Endoscopic Endonasal Skull Base Surgery (EESBS) for pituitary and sellar lesions
  • Determine the relative difference in QOL impact of EESBS for patients undergoing surgery for functional and nonfunctional pituitary adenomas
  • Generate baseline data to development and validate a sitespecific endoscopic-specific comprehensive QOL for EESBS

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a pituitary/sellar lesion undergoing endoscopic endonasal resection.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing open non-endoscopic approaches to their pituitary/sellar lesion.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Garret Choby, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Garret Choby M.D.

(507) 284-3542

Choby.Garret@mayo.edu

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Study Results Summary

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Supplemental Study Information

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CLS-20489300

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