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For those of us living with a brain AVM or that have a loved one living with a brain AVM, it is important from time to time to review the signs and symptoms of a hemorrhagic stroke.
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.
Please please read this letter I wrote on his behalf let's get him recognized and get him what he deserves, If anyone needs an outstanding Dr He is the Dr to call, I have over 3 dozen maybe more of the AVM's in my right lung and I have some in my…Continue
Recently diagnosed with an AVM in my brain, thus far no surgeon will mess with it or give me a clear picture of what lies ahead. How does everyone deal with this unknown? I am a bit of a control freak, and this is driving me crazy. Are there doctors…Continue
Dearest AVM Friends,One thing I know, for sure, is that we are blessed to have each other on this Network!I've met the most amazing people on this Network. Where we meant to have an AVM to have such wonderful people in our lives? I believe that is…Continue
For anyone currently receiving SSDI, have you ever had your benefits reviewed by the Social Security Administration?I just received paperwork from SSA that my benefits are being reviewd. I'm a little (a lot) worried about this because I know how…Continue
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