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arteriovenous_malformation

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM)

Abnormal connection between arteries and veins, bypassing the capillary system that can appear in any location.

They have a higher rate of bleeding than normal vessels. AVMs can occur anywhere in the body.

Classification

Clinical Presentation

Although many AVMs are asymptomatic, they can cause intense pain or bleeding or lead to other serious medical problems.

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