Angle-closure glaucoma consequent to embolization of dural cavernous sinus fistula.

  title={Angle-closure glaucoma consequent to embolization of dural cavernous sinus fistula.},
  author={Karl Clifford Golnik and Steven A. Newman and Robert T. Ferguson},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  volume={12 6},
A 74-year-old woman presented with a 3-month history of right facial ache radiating to the right forehead and temporal region. Three weeks prior to presentation the left eye became red and irritated and binocular horizontal diplopia developed. CT demonstrated a dilated left superior ophthalmic vein. The patient was referred for neuroophthalmic evaluation. Medical and surgical history included hypertension, thrombocytopenia, and bilateral intracapsular cataract extractions (left eye, 1984; right… CONTINUE READING


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