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Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Vascular: I will refer this to experts in the blood vessels. Thanks for asking this important question.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Replogle
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Brain Blood Vessels: In the brain , an avm is typically a twisted tangle of blood vessels where is an abnormal connection between arteries and veins. These can also be pr ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Can be: Arteriovenous malformation or avm is an abnormal connection between veins and arteries, usually congenital. Sometimes it is hereditary.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Brain: Overall risk of intracerebral hemorrhage of 2-4% per year, angiographic assessment is recommended to further define prognosis with AVM. Superficial, m ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Vascular Abnormality: A pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (pavm) is a rare vascular abnormality of the lung. Most cases tend to be simple avm's (single feeding artery) ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hicks
42 years experience Family Medicine
No: No real treatment unles very symptomatic or riskk oof losing a kidney although the likelyhood of this necessity is small as long as the kidney functio ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Congenital: Arteriovenous malformation or avm is an abnormal connection between veins and arteries, usually congenital.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Not usually: Esophageal atresia with or with out fistula is usually sporadic. There area a few cases ( and i mean very few) in the literature where a parent had ea ... Read More
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
23 years experience Family Medicine
Sometimes: Cm has several different causes.  it can be caused by structural defects in the brain and spinal cord that occur during fetal development, whether cau ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience Pediatric Neurology
No one knows: Chiari described malformations of the cerebellum. Arnold added the defects in the brain associated with spina bifida. This became known as chiari ty ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ali Razmara
11 years experience Neurology
Common and benign: Cavernous malformations, or cavernous angiomas, or cavernomas, are a type of vascular abnormality of the central nervous system. They consist of a clu ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Not enough info: I am sorry; that question is so general that it is impossible to give you a satisfactory answer in the 400 characters we're allotted. Are you the one ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adesh Tandon
8 years experience Neurosurgery
No: The more accepted term is chiari malformation as arnold-chiari is an older term. This type of malformation is not a neural tube defect, but rather an ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
Connection: This is a genetic abnormality that allows an artery to feed directly into a vein (instead of gradually perfusing tissue before being returned to the v ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
31 years experience Cardiology
AVM: i think you must mean arteriovenous malformation. This represents a tangle of small arteries that become small veins. The significance is that they ar ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Result of ONTD.: Chiari ii malformation (cm-ii), also known as arnold-chiari malformation, is a fetal condition characterized by downward displacement of the cerebella ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Dural avm: Unlike other brain AVMs which are congenital, dural AVMs are believed to be acquired. Dural AVMs are not infectious or inherited. Occasionally, a dur ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Battista
34 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No relationship.: No, arnold chiari malformation cannot cause meniere's disease. Meniere's disease is an inner ear disorder, whereas a chiari malformation is a brain co ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Enrique Wulff
44 years experience Neurology
Location: All depend of the location, the clinical manifestations, the type of avm.... But in general are not big deal...
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roger Frankel
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Brain abnormality : This is an abnormality that is usually congenital. The back lowest compartment in the skull is slightly inadequate in size to contain the brain. The b ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Fred McCurdy
44 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
AVM Symptoms: Typically, yes. Those symptoms are flank or back pain and bloody urine. A common physical finding is high blood pressure. The caveat here is that ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Decker
23 years experience Radiology
Small back of skull.: Chiari malformations develop due to a decreased size in the back of the skull. Because there is not enough space for the brain to develop, a part of t ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ricotta
47 years experience Vascular Surgery
Benign congenital: An hemagioma is one of several types of venous malformations, a result of abnormal vascular development. They are benign but can cause symptoms from s ... Read More
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