A case of sellar chordoma


  • L. A. Dzyak Dnepropetrovsk State Medical Academy, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
  • N. A. Zorin Dnepropetrovsk State Medical Academy, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
  • A. G. Sirko Dnepropetrovsk State Medical Academy, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6536-2035
  • I. Yu. Kirpa Mechnikov Dnepropetrovsk Regional Clinical Hospital, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
  • V. I. Shpohnka Mechnikov Dnepropetrovsk Regional Clinical Hospital, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine




scull base chordoma, surgical treatment, neuronavigation, immunohistochemistry


Dnepropetrovsk Regional Clinical Hospital named after I.I. Mechnikov, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
A case of sellar chordoma, combined with inborn frontal sinus abnormality at 36 years old man, is given. Tumor was removed using transseptal transsphenoidal approach under neuronavigation control. The diagnosis was verified on the base of data of histological and immunohistochemical tumor research.


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How to Cite

Dzyak, L. A., Zorin, N. A., Sirko, A. G., Kirpa, I. Y., & Shpohnka, V. I. (2010). A case of sellar chordoma. Ukrainian Neurosurgical Journal, (4), 68–70. https://doi.org/10.25305/unj.90153



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