Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 43--48

Intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas: A Review


AK Gupta, AL Periakaruppan 
 Department of Imaging Sciences and Interventional Radiology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum - 695 011, India

Correspondence Address:
A K Gupta
A-4, New Faculty Hostel, Sree Chitra Residential Complex, Poonthi Road, Kumarpuram, Trivandrum
India

Dural arteriovenous fistulas are fistulas connecting the branches of dural arteries to dural veins or a venous sinus. Digital subtraction angiography remains the gold standard for diagnosing these fistulas. Endovascular treatment is one of the first line options available for their management. This review article reviews the etiopathogenesis, natural history, common classification systems and various available treatment options.


How to cite this article:
Gupta A K, Periakaruppan A L. Intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas: A Review.Indian J Radiol Imaging 2009;19:43-48


How to cite this URL:
Gupta A K, Periakaruppan A L. Intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas: A Review. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2009 [cited 2020 Aug 6 ];19:43-48
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