Carotid cavernous fistula

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What is carotid cavernous fistula?

Carotid cavernous fistula is characterized as an abnormal connection between the carotid arteries and the cavernous veins just behind the eye.

Common symptoms reported by people with carotid cavernous fistula

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with carotid cavernous fistula

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Compare treatments taken by people with carotid cavernous fistula

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Who has carotid cavernous fistula on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 0
60s 3
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 1
Female 2

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from carotid cavernous fistula patients who have completed their condition history
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