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Multiple unilateral traumatic carotid-cavernous sphenoid sinus fistulas with associated massive epistaxis: A consequence of parkour
Harrison, J. F. et al.
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Aneurysm–false, carotid-cavernous sinus fistula, embolization–therapeutic, trauma–nervous system
Traumatic carotid-cavernous fistulas (CCFs) present the clinician with diagnostic and surgical challenges. Extension of a CCF into the sphenoid sinus presents additional management difficulties. Endovascular interventions using various thrombogenic materials such as balloons, coils, or liquids are effective treatment strategies. Ideally, these techniques are used to obliterate the fistula while maintaining the patency of the parent artery.
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