"Arteriovenous Malformations" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Abnormal formation of blood vessels that shunt arterial blood directly into veins without passing through the CAPILLARIES. They usually are crooked, dilated, and with thick vessel walls. A common type is the congenital arteriovenous fistula. The lack of blood flow and oxygen in the capillaries can lead to tissue damage in the affected areas.
- Arteriovenous Malformations
- Arteriovenous Malformation
- Malformation, Arteriovenous
- Malformations, Arteriovenous
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Arteriovenous Malformations" by people in Profiles.
Incidental Massive Hydrocephalus Associated With an Unruptured Choroid Plexus Arteriovenous Malformation and Complete Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum Found in an Adult at Autopsy. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2020 Dec; 41(4):327-330.
Benign vascular tumors, cysts, and pseudocysts of the adrenal gland: a contemporary multi-institutional clinicopathological analysis of 55 cases. Hum Pathol. 2018 12; 82:95-102.
Giant Chest Wall Arteriovenous Malformation: A Case Report and Literature Review. Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 Jan; 46:369.e7-369.e11.
Thoracolumbar Arteriovenous Malformations Presenting with Intracranial Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Case Series and Review of Literature. World Neurosurg. 2016 Apr; 88:182-187.
Hughes-Stovin Syndrome Presenting With Hematuria. Am J Med Sci. 2015 Nov; 350(5):425-6.
Transcatheter closure of a pulmonary arteriovenous malformation in a patient with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Cardiovasc Interv Ther. 2015 Jul; 30(3):270-2.
Large arteriovenous malformation of the renal artery causing congestive heart failure. Herz. 2015 Jun; 40(4):728-30.
Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations presenting as platypnea-orthodeoxia in graft-versus-host disease. Echocardiography. 2014 May; 31(5):E145-6.
Colonic venous malformation and portal hypertension: association, management, and review of the literature. Pediatr Surg Int. 2012 Apr; 28(4):435-8.
A twisted mess. Surv Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan-Feb; 57(1):77-82.