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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 59  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 285--288

Subacute involvement of the medulla oblongata and occipital neuralgia revealing an intracranial dural arteriovenous fistula of the craniocervical junction

1 Department of Neurosurgery, University of Amiens, Amiens, France
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Roger Salengro, Lille, France
3 Department of Neurology, Hospital Roger Salengro, Lille, France
4 Department of Neuroradiology, Hospital Roger Salengro, Lille, France

Correspondence Address:
Johann Peltier
Service de Neurochirurgie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d'Amiens,Place Victor Pauchet, 80054 AMIENS cedex 1
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DOI: 10.4103/0028-3886.79153

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A 58-year-old woman with cervicomedullary dural arteriovenous fistula (AVF) presenting with myelopathy, ipsilateral occipital neuralgia, and signs of involvement of the brainstem is reported and the previously published cases have been reviewed. The dural AVF was successfully treated surgically after an attempt of embolization.


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