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cerebellar_arteriovenous_malformation

Cerebellar Arteriovenous Malformation

In 1932 the first successful resection of a cerebellar arteriovenous malformation was performed by Axel Herbert Olivecrona and Riives 1).

Epidemiology

Rare Etiologies

Thrombosis of the ipsilateral transverse sinus 2)

Classification

Clinical Features

Arteriovenous malformation of the cerebellum are a unique subset of intracranial arteriovenous malformation AVMs that present with hemorrhage more frequently than supratentorial AVMs.

Treatment

Outcome

Case reports

1)
Olivecrona H, Riives J. Arteriovenous aneurysms of the brain, their diagnosis and treatment. Arch Neurol Psychiatry. 1948;59:567–602.
2)
Delye H, Thines L, Zairi F, Allaoui M, Lejeune JP. Rupture of a cerebellar arteriovenous malformation following thrombosis of the ipsilateral transverse sinus. Rev Neurol (Paris). 2014 Jun-Jul;170(6-7):464-5. doi: 10.1016/j.neurol.2013.12.007. Epub 2014 Apr 13. PubMed PMID: 24726039.
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