World Neurosurg 2021 Apr 14;151. Epub 2021 Apr 14.
Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Clinicas "Jose de San Martin," University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine, City of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The cavernous sinus area is the second most common location for intracranial dural fistulas. Although these spontaneous dural cavernous fistulas are self-limited, a sizeable number of patients will develop progressive vision loss, diplopia, or intractable glaucoma, which warrant interventional therapy. We present the case of a 54-year-old male with hypertension and type 2 diabetes, who presented with a red right eye associated with progressive exophthalmos, ophthalmoparesis, and deterioration of visual acuity. Read More