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Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are defects of the circulatory system that are generally believed to arise during embryonic or fetal development or soon after birth. Although AVMs can develop in many different sites, those located in the brain or spinal cord can have especially widespread effects on the body.
Hi everyone - I just joined AVM Survivors Network this week after being diagnosed with an active unruptured AVM in my right thalmus/basal ganglia. Since I am fairly new, I wanted to pose a discussion question to those with cerebral AVM's - has…Continue
Just wondering if I should be concerned that my blood pressure has gone up to 140/96 recently? Only life style change is that I have started Palates. Could this reading have any effect on my untreated AVM?ThanksSandraContinue
Hi guys, I'm sure some of you have asked this question and I am planning on asking my Neuro but hes on vacation ... so curiosity has taken over. Does my life expectancy change after having a haemorrhage and then surgical removal of my AVM ?.Continue
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