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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Central Retinal Artery Occlusion Associated With Traumatic Carotid Cavernous Fistula: Case Report.
Author: Pierre Filho, Paulo de Tarso Ponte
Medina, Flavio Mac Cord
Rodrigues, Fabrício Kafury Pereira
Carrera, Clayton Rocha Lara
Abstract: Carotid cavernous fistulas are a rare entity occurring as result of head trauma and also spontaneously. The authors report a rare case of central retinal artery occlusion complicating traumatic carotid-cavernous fistula, resulting in severe visual acuity loss. Spontaneous closure of the fistula was observed. The possible mechanisms responsible for this complication are discussed.
Subject: Adult
Carotid-cavernous Sinus Fistula
Fluorescein Angiography
Head Injuries, Closed
Retinal Artery Occlusion
Tomography, X-ray Computed
Visual Acuity
Rights: aberto
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Date Issue: -1-Uns- -1
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