Orbital drainage from cerebral arteriovenous malformations.

@article{Volpe2000OrbitalDF,
  title={Orbital drainage from cerebral arteriovenous malformations.},
  author={Nicholas J. Volpe and Meher Chand Sharma and Steven L. Galetta and David J. Langer and Grant T. Liu and Robert Hurst and Eugene S. Flamm},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={820-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the neuro-ophthalmic findings in patients with orbital drainage from cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVMs). METHODS We reviewed the records of 100 consecutive adult patients with cerebral AVMs who presented to our institution during a 4-year period. All patients with orbital drainage were identified, and their neuro-ophthalmic evaluations were reviewed. RESULTS Three patients (3%) were identified with orbital drainage from a cerebral AVM. The first patient… CONTINUE READING