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can a 2mm avm cause small bleeding in the brain?

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Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
AVM: A 2mm avm is an extremely small size avm and impressed they were able to find it on radiologic studies. An avm always has a risk of bleeding but if only 2mm in size this would be a low flow avm and the risks on the lower size. I would recommend followup in the future to make sure there is no growth in the avm as that would change the treatment.
Answered on Aug 26, 2017

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