Concurrent carotid-cavernous fistula and cervical internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm due to a gunshot injury: A case report


May 11, 2021

Significant vascular lesions of the head and neck, such ascarotid-cavernous fistulas (CCFs) and internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysms (ICAPs), may occur after traumatic injuries. Theselesions are rare, but even rarer is their concurrent occurrence. Wereport a young patient with a prior history of a cervical gunshotinjury who developed a right-sided direct CCF (dCCF) and an ipsilateral cervical ICAP, treated with endovascular therapy (EVT).