Superior orbital fissure syndrome caused by an internal carotid artery aneurysm in the cavernous sinus

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This article describes the case of superior orbital fissure syndrome caused by an internal carotid artery aneurysm in the cavernous sinus. Etiology, clinical presentations, and diagnostic methods are discussed. Possible regression of signs and symptoms after timely endovascular treatment of an internal carotid artery aneurysm in the cavernous sinus is reported.

Yuriy S Astakhov

Author for correspondence.
astakhov73@mail.ru
FSBEI HE I.P. Pavlov SPbSMU MOH Russia, Saint Petersburg
Russian Federation

MD, doctor of medical science, professor. Department of Ophthalmology

Ol’ga A Marchenko

oamarchenko@yandex.ru
Ophthalmologic Center of City hospital No 2
Russian Federation

ophthalmologist

Vitaly V Potemkin

potem@inbox.ru
FSBEI HE I.P. Pavlov SPbSMU MOH Russia, Saint Petersburg
Russian Federation

PhD, assistant professor. Department of Ophthalmology

Aleksandra I Titarenko

titarenko@yandex.ru
FSBEI HE I.P. Pavlov SPbSMU MOH Russia, Saint Petersburg
Russian Federation

resident. Department of Ophthalmology

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