Bilateral Carotid-Cavernous Fistula: Indirect Signs to the Magnetic Resonance Study of the Orbits without the Use of Paramagnetic Contrast

Carlos Vilchez, A. S.1, Nina Abreu, M. P.1, Pablo Coimbra, P. A.1, João Rodrigues, P. C.1, Caio Malveira1, Fernando Carvalho, M.1, Laura Gomes, V. M.2 & Antonio Junior, G. L.1*

1Radiology Unit, Hospital Antonio Prudente, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
2UniRV, Goianésia, GO, Brazil

Dr. Antonio Junior, G. L., Radiology Unit, Hospital Antonio Prudente, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil.

Keywords: Bilateral Carotid Carvenous Fistula; Diagnostic Imaging; Radiology; Case Report


Bilateral cavernous carotid fistulas are rare, it is an abnormal vascular shunt from the carotid artery to the cavernous sinus.
Case Presentation
We report a case of a 55-years-old woman, who developed Barrow’s type D carotid-cavernous fistula.

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