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My father has carotid cavernous fistula. What does this mean?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: Fistula

Is an abnormal connection between an artery and vein.
C-c fistula is flow from artery directly into a venous structure called the cavernous sinus. This is often treated with embolization.

In brief: Fistula

Is an abnormal connection between an artery and vein.
C-c fistula is flow from artery directly into a venous structure called the cavernous sinus. This is often treated with embolization.
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