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Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations

"Intracranial 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, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Congenital vascular anomalies in the brain characterized by direct communication between an artery and a vein without passing through the CAPILLARIES. The locations and size of the shunts determine the symptoms including HEADACHES; SEIZURES; STROKE; INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES; mass effect; and vascular steal effect.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 187 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 2012
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.