Carotico-cavernous sinus fistula: Duplex Doppler findings
Ömer Etlik 1 * , Ali Bay 2, Mustafa Harman 1, Osman Temizöz 1, Mustafa Kayan 1, M. Emin Sakarya 1
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1 Yüzüncü Yıl University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Van, Turkey
2 Yüzüncü Yıl University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Diseases, Van, Turkey
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Abstract

We report a case of an 8-year-old child with traumatic carotico-cavernous fistula. The diagnosis was obtained by magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance angiography and Doppler imaging and the fistula treated by percutaneous embolisation. We emphasize the duplex Doppler findings of superior ophtalmic vein in this study.

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Article Type: Case Report

https://doi.org/10.29333/ejgm/82165

Eur J Gen Med, 2004 - Volume 1 Issue 1, pp. 31-33

Publication date: 15 Jan 2004

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