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Is moyamoya disease a kind of brain cancer?

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Dr. Robert Spetzler
Neurosurgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

Moyamoya is a disease of the blood vessels in the brain.

In brief: No

Moyamoya is a disease of the blood vessels in the brain.
Dr. Robert Spetzler
Dr. Robert Spetzler
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Nope

Collateral blood vessels that form in the brain around blockages look like a puff of smoke on angiogram.
That's what the term moya moya refers to. It is vascular disease of the brain.

In brief: Nope

Collateral blood vessels that form in the brain around blockages look like a puff of smoke on angiogram.
That's what the term moya moya refers to. It is vascular disease of the brain.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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