TITLE

CAROTID CAVERNOUS FISTULA

AUTHOR(S)
Love, Leo; Marsan, Richard E.
PUB. DATE
April 1974
SOURCE
Angiology;Apr1974, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p231
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A case of carotid cavernous fistula resulting from the use of a Fogarty catheter in the treatment of occlusive disease of the internal carotid artery is described. The patient developed a loud bruit several days after opening of the fistula; however, there was no evidence of proptosis or ocular palsy. After ligation of the right internal carotid artery the patient recovered uneventfully. The potential danger inherent in using the Fogarty catheter in the internal carotid artery is again emphasized.
ACCESSION #
16351498

 

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