Endovascular treatment of cavernous sinus dural arteriovenous fistulas via direct transorbital puncture using cone-beam CT image guidance Report of three cases.

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Summary of "Endovascular treatment of cavernous sinus dural arteriovenous fistulas via direct transorbital puncture using cone-beam CT image guidance Report of three cases."

Certain cavernous sinus (CS) dural arteriovenous fistulae (DAVFs) are difficult to access through transarterial or transvenous routes and may necessitate access through direct transorbital puncture of the superior ophthalmic vein (SOV) or the CS. However, in order to be successful, the accurate design of the puncture route and guidance are crucial. This study aimed to report our preliminary clinical experience using cone-beam CT with real-time fluoroscopic overlays for image guidance during transorbital needle puncture.


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Name: World neurosurgery
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