People with Arteriovenous Malformations often experience the following symptoms or signs:
- Vision loss
Veins carry deoxygenated blood towards the heart and the arteries carry oxygenated blood from the heart to the brain. Arteriovenous Malformations interrupt this process. Arteriovenous Malfunctions ...
Veins carry deoxygenated blood towards the heart and the arteries carry oxygenated blood from the heart to the brain. Arteriovenous Malformations interrupt this process. Arteriovenous Malfunctions may occur in the spinal cord, brain or the brain stream. The only main cause of Arteriovenous Malfunctions is a genetic disorder passed on by parents.
There are a few potential treatment alternatives for Arteriovenous Malformation. The primary objectives of the treatment are to avoid haemorrhage, to control seizures or neurological difficulties.Your specialist will decide the most suitable treat..
There are a few potential treatment alternatives for Arteriovenous Malformation. The primary objectives of the treatment are to avoid haemorrhage, to control seizures or neurological difficulties.Your specialist will decide the most suitable treatment for your condition depending on your age, well-being, and the size of the malformation.
Stereotactic radiosurgery uses radiation to breakdown the malformation. A beam of radiation is directed towards the malformation for a small duration.
In Endovascular embolization, the specialist embeds a catheter (thin tube) into the patient's leg artery and strings it through the veins to the cerebrum using X-Ray imaging.
The thin tube (catheter) is positioned in one of the artery to the malformation and infuses an embolizing agent like a paste or micro coils to hinder the supply route (artery) and decrease blood stream into the malformation. Endovascular embolization is less obtrusive than conventional surgery.
The patient may need a conventional brain surgery to remove an Arteriovenous Malformation. Depending on the size of the malformation the technique may vary. The malformation is removed through making a window in the patient skull.
Medanta Institute of Neurosciences is an integrated institute with a dedicated team of doctors supported by the latest technology which aims to provide comprehensive and multidisciplinary care for disorders of the brain and spine. The institute ha..
Medanta Institute of Neurosciences is an integrated institute with a dedicated team of doctors supported by the latest technology which aims to provide comprehensive and multidisciplinary care for disorders of the brain and spine. The institute has a team of highly qualified neurologists, neurosurgeons, intervention neuro-radiologists, neuro-anaesthetists, and dedicated neuro critical care specialists. The institute has dedicated centres for brain tumours, spinal disorders, stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders and headache. The institute has specialised services and protocols for emergency management of acute neurological disorders including stroke and other neurological trauma.
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