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Multimodality Management of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations with Special Reference to AVM-Related Hemorrhages During Ongoing Staged Treatment

  • Andreas Gruber
  • Gerhard Bavinzski
  • Klaus Kitz
  • Stephan Barthelmes
  • Magdalena Mayr
  • Engelbert Knosp
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Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica Supplement book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 123)

Abstract

In this study we report and analyze the results of a multimodality management concept for intracranial arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), including microsurgery, embolization, and gamma knife radiosurgery. The study population consists of a consecutive series of 294 patients treated for 304 intracranial AVMs over a 10-year period.

Keywords

Arteriovenous malformation Microsurgery Embolisation Radiosurgery Multimodality Management Re-hemorrhage 

Notes

Conflict of Interest Statement

We declare that we have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Gruber
    • 1
  • Gerhard Bavinzski
    • 1
  • Klaus Kitz
    • 1
  • Stephan Barthelmes
    • 1
  • Magdalena Mayr
    • 1
  • Engelbert Knosp
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryMedical University ViennaViennaAustria

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