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What are pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (avm's)?
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Dr. Joseph Gemmete
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: Nidus of vessels
Abnormal communication between a pulmonary artery and vein with no normal capillary bed in between them.

In brief: Nidus of vessels
Abnormal communication between a pulmonary artery and vein with no normal capillary bed in between them.
Dr. Joseph Gemmete
Dr. Joseph Gemmete
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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery
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In brief: 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) although up to 20% of cases can have complex (2 or more) feeding vessels. They can be multiple in about 1/3 of cases.

In brief: 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) although up to 20% of cases can have complex (2 or more) feeding vessels. They can be multiple in about 1/3 of cases.
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Dr. Seth Zeidman
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