Direct caroticocavernous fistula and traumatic dissection of the ipsilateral internal carotid artery: endovascular treatment

Abstract

After severe craniocerebral trauma a 14-year-old boy developed progressive exophthalmos with venous congestion and chemosis, due to a direct caroticocavernous fistula. Angiography revealed traumatic occlusion of the ipsilateral internal carotid artery and absence of the inferior petrosal sinus. After failure of an approach via the anterior and posterior… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s002340050016

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@article{Wilms2000DirectCF, title={Direct caroticocavernous fistula and traumatic dissection of the ipsilateral internal carotid artery: endovascular treatment}, author={G. Wilms and P. Demaerel and Lieven Lagae and Ingele Casteels and Ilse Mombaerts}, journal={Neuroradiology}, year={2000}, volume={42}, pages={62-65} }