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Author Pendarkar, Hima S. ♦ Gupta, A. K. ♦ Bodhey, N. ♦ Nair, Muraleedharan
Source Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology
Content type Text
Publisher Journal of Radiology Case Reports
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Medicine & health ♦ Diseases
Subject Domain (in MeSH) Nervous System Diseases ♦ Diseases ♦ Musculoskeletal and Neural Physiological Phenomena ♦ Biological Sciences
Subject Keyword Neurology
Abstract Thrombosis of superior ophthalmic veins (SOV) is a well known entity occurring secondary to varied etiologies. We describe diffusion restriction in thrombosed SOV in two cases of different etiologies- bilateral involvement in a patient with septic cavernous sinus thrombosis (CST) and another where embolisation of an indirect carotico-cavernous fistula (CCF) resulted in complete SOV thrombosis accompanied by clinical worsening. Our cases add to the limited literature on diffusion findings in SOV thrombosis.
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Educational Framework Medical Council of India (MCI)
Journal Journal of radiology case reports
Volume Number 5
Issue Number 3
Page Count 9
Starting Page 8
Ending Page 16