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About AVM Resection Surgery

  • Posted on: 8 May 2017
  • By: admin
AVM resection

AVM Resection is a procedure done to separate the AVM of arteriovenous malformation from the surrounding tissue. With the use of a microscope, the neurosurgeon will then cut off the blood supply to the AVM and remove it. AVM resection is an advantageous procedure as it effectively and immediately corrects the AVM right after the procedure. But before further discussion of AVM resection surgery, best to start with what is AVM first.

What is Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)?