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A 17-year-old male asked:

What is the best way to remove a vascular malformation?

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Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Location is crucial: the distribution is varied, and location and relationship to the rest of the vascular system has to be known in order to assess the situation and plan an eventual treatmment
Dr. John Ho
Dr. John Hoanswered
Interventional Radiology 27 years experience
Vasc malformation: The answer depends on where it is. Preferred methods include embolization, radiation or surgical resection. Frequently these are performed in combination.

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