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The endoscope for transsphenoidal approach began when Gerard Guiot introduced the use of endoscopy into transsphenoidal surgery in 1963.

Professor Lauri Laitinen, one of the pioneers of modern movement disorder neurosurgery, started operating on Parkinson patients in Helsinki in 1963, using the Cooper Stereotactic Device. Later, he invented his own frame, which was in use for 20 years in many places in the Nordic countries 1).

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