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Arteriovenous Malformation - Case 2

A 46-year old woman presented with focal sensory seizures affecting the right side of her body.

Show the Flow Voids of the AVM     Show the Gadolinium Enhancement     Show the Surrounding Gliosis

Axial MRI scans:  (Top left) T1-weighted; (Top right) T2-weighted; (Bottom left) Flair; (Bottom right) T1-weighted with gadolinium. Note the tangle of blood vessles surrounded by edema (edema best seen on Flair and T2). The lesion enhances with contrast. Treatment may involve surgical resection, embolization or radiotherapy.


Revised 05/10/06.
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