C-C

(redirected from Carotid-Cavernous)
AcronymDefinition
C-CCarbon-Carbon
C-CCarotid-Cavernous (relating to the carotid artery and the sinuses)
C-CCeramic-on-Ceramic (biomaterials)
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Endovascular management of dural carotid-cavernous sinus fistulas in 141 patients.
Abstract: Carotid-cavernous sinus fistulae are rare, but serious, vascular anomalies which may develop following traumatic injury to the skull base.
Traumatic carotid-cavernous sinus fistulae (CCSF) are uncommon, yet dangerous, vascular anomalies in the skull base that result from craniomaxillofacial trauma (Fattahi et al.
Additionally, having the ability to conduct dynamic CT angiography over a one-minute sequence allows for the detection of a range of neurological diseases such as brain tumors, carotid-cavernous fistulas, patients with trauma or an altered mental state and other subtle abnormalities, such as rapid blood flow.