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What does AVM stand for?

AVM stands for Arteriovenous Malformation

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Coverage begins with a brief history of arteriovenous malformation radiosurgery, the natural history of cerebral arteriovenous malformations and the risk of hemorrhage after radiosurgery, and the technological evolution of gamma knife radiosurgery.
Katie also meet Chantelle, who has a rare condition called arteriovenous malformation (AVM), which means that blood vessels are growing out of control deep in her nose, leaving her disfigured and threatening her life.
A sampling of topics includes brain edema management, treatment for cluster headache using Gamma Knife radiosurgery, arteriovenous malformation radiosurgery, and endocrine issues arising from surgery near the pituitary gland.