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Intraventricular haemorrhage caused by the rupture of a dural arteriovenous malformation of the middle cranial fossa.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19224118     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Dural arteriovenous malformations of the middle cranial fossa are very rare. Venous drainage flows either through superficial leptomeningeal veins or through the sphenoparietal, sphenopetrous and/or sphenobasilar sinuses. They often have an aggressive course and therefore poor outcome. It is essential to analyse and understand the angioarchitecture of the dural arteriovenous malformations in order to select and plan the correct treatments. We describe an exceptional case of intraventricular haemorrhage caused by the rupture of a dural arteriovenous malformation of the middle cranial fossa. To our knowledge, this is the first case report of such characteristics described in the literature.
Authors:
Raquel Gutiérrez-González; Gregorio R Boto; Mónica Rivero-Garvía; Alvaro Pérez-Zamarrón
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-02-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta neurochirurgica     Volume:  151     ISSN:  0942-0940     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Neurochir (Wien)     Publication Date:  2009 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-07-24     Completed Date:  2009-10-26     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0151000     Medline TA:  Acta Neurochir (Wien)     Country:  Austria    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1009-12     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Prof. Martin Lagos s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain. rgutierrezgonzalez@yahoo.es
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
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Central Nervous System Vascular Malformations / complications*,  pathology*,  physiopathology
Cerebral Angiography
Cerebral Hemorrhage / etiology*,  pathology*,  physiopathology
Cerebral Veins / abnormalities,  pathology,  physiopathology
Cerebrovascular Circulation / physiology
Cranial Fossa, Middle / pathology*,  physiopathology
Craniotomy
Dura Mater / blood supply,  pathology,  physiopathology
Humans
Lateral Ventricles / blood supply,  pathology*,  physiopathology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Surgical Instruments
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Treatment Outcome
Vascular Surgical Procedures / instrumentation,  methods

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