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Dural arteriovenous fistulas of the posterior fossa draining into subarachnoid veins.

Authors
  • Pierot, L
  • Chiras, J
  • Meder, J F
  • Rose, M
  • Rivierez, M
  • Marsault, C
Type
Published Article
Journal
AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1992
Volume
13
Issue
1
Pages
315–323
Identifiers
PMID: 1595468
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Subtotal occlusion of a fistula by surgery or embolization alone is not protective against further complications, especially hemorrhage. The goal of treatment is to achieve a rapid and complete anatomical cure; combined endovascular and neurosurgical treatment seems to be the therapeutic choice.

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