The arteriovenous malformation associated with major arterial occlusion and moyamoya vessels: A cerebral blood flow study

Y. Numaguchi, H. Z. Wang, A. Stern, Jr Alleyne, L. D. Lunsford

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Abstract

We report 2 patients with arteriovenous malformation (AVM) associated with complete occlusion of the unilateral middle cerebral artery and moyamoya vessels. Xenon CT CBF study demonstrated diffusely decreased CMF in unilateral or bilateral hemispheres with multiple areas of decreased vascular reserve. A significant reduction of AVM size was seen in one patient who received radiosurgery with marked CBF improvement.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-192
Number of pages8
JournalInterventional Neuroradiology
Volume6
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 2000

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Keywords

  • Arteriovenous malformation
  • Cerebral blood flow
  • Moyamoya disease
  • Radiosurgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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