Acute carotid-cavernous fistula with retained knife blade after transorbital stab wound

R. Bullock, J. R. van Dellen

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Abstract

A patient who sustained an acute carotid-cavernous fistula due to a stab wound is presented. The management problems related to acute intracranial-penetrating injuries are discussed, with particular reference to vascular injury.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)555-558
Number of pages4
JournalSurgical neurology
Volume24
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1985

Keywords

  • Angiography
  • Carotid-cavernous fistula
  • Cavernous sinus
  • Intracranial stab wounds
  • Penetrating injury

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Surgery

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