Neurosurgical Review

, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 111–115 | Cite as

Cerebral angiomas: Influence of morphological aspects such as size and site on their clinical behavior with special reference to the mode of bleeding

  • Wolfgang Kahl
  • Kwesi Dei Anang
  • Günter Meinig
  • Manfred Schwarz
Original articles


The following paper presents analysis of 182 cases of arteriovenous malformations treated surgically at the Neurosurgical Department of the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, FRG. Although the behavior of AVMs remains unpredictable, morphological features of AVMs have an important bearing on their clinical presentation, especially the mode of bleeding.


Arteriovenous malformation cerebral angioma intracerebral hematoma subarachnoid hemorrhage 


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© Walter de Gruyter & Co 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolfgang Kahl
    • 1
  • Kwesi Dei Anang
    • 1
  • Günter Meinig
    • 1
  • Manfred Schwarz
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurosurgical DepartmentJohannes Gutenberg UniversityMainzWest Germany

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