Carotid-cavernous fistula (Kennerdell Case 26, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case26_ccf.ppt
Title Carotid-cavernous fistula (Kennerdell Case 26, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Erythema; Edema; Entire superior ophthalmic vein; Eyelid; Carotid-cavernous sinus fistula; Ultrasonography; Repair of carotid-cavernous fistula by injection procedure; Orbital Ultrasound; Orbital Manifestations of Dural Fistulas; Carotid Cavernous Fistulas
Presenting Symptom Left proptosis, visual disturbance and erythema and edema of the left upper lid.
History A 58-year-old woman presented with a two week history of left proptosis, visual disturbance and erythema and edema of the left upper lid. She was found to have dilated aterialized conjunctival veins and an elevated intraocular pressure at 35 in the left eye.
Clinical Dilated materialized conjunctival veins and an elevated intraocular pressure at 35 in the left eye.
Neuroimaging Ultrasonic appearance of the dilated superior orbital vein on B & A scan.
Anatomy Entire superior ophthalmic vein; Eyelid
Pathology A very dilated sausage-like left superior ophthalmic vein noted easily in the left superior aspect of the angiogram.
Disease/Diagnosis Carotid-cavernous sinus fistula
Treatment Injection of coagulant-coated tiny coils into the fistula
Contributor Primary Kennerdell, John S.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Allegheny General Hospital. Dept. of Ophthalmology; Drexel University. Dept. of Ophthalmology
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s6x35052
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-11-07
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180101
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6x35052