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Ocular complications of carotid cavernous fistulas (CCFs) are common, and the treatment of these fistulas is usually guided by the visual prognosis.1 Visual loss is often non-reversible, and is usually related to glaucomatous optic neuropathies.1 Retinal venous stasis and disc oedema are also common and can be complicated by retinal vein occlusions.1 We present a case of choroidal effusion and retinal detachment, which resolved after treatment of the CCF.
A 66-year-old man presented with a 5-month history of right-sided headache and redness of the right eye, and diplopia for 1 week. Visual function was normal. The episcleral …
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