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Case Study Brain & Spinal Cord Cerebral Avm Embolization
 
Case Study Details

Patient a young women was referred for evaluation of Intra-cranial bleed . Her Angiogram showed a moderately large AV Malformation in the brain . The patient preferred to undergo embolization.
Under general anesthesia a small tube (Micro-catheter) was navigated under imaging guidance from a blood vessel of the thigh into the malformation and a medical glue was injected . The Post procedure Angiogram shows obliteration of the malformation.
The patient was discharged 48 hours later
 
 
Micro catheter in the AVM and The Post procedure Angiogram-showing obliteration of the AVM


 
 
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