Intracranial venous malformations are abnormally enlarged veins in brain. Venous malformations are a type of blood vessel abnormality in the brain or spinal cord.
Supraselectiv e angiograph y o f intracranial vascula r malformations has added significant information wit h regard to the nidusarchitecture and associated anomalies .Th e results of endovascular treatment of 11 4 patient s with intracranial vascular malformations treatd in the past three years at the Bicet e Hospitl in Paris and in the past eighte n months at the Toronto Western Hospitl were reviewed
The most important goal AVM treatment is to prevent internal bleeding from rupture, because which can lead to stroke / death. However, seizure control or stabilization of progressive neurological deficits is occasionally treatment goals. Though medication may be prescribed, it does not cure AVMs but medications are used to control pain and seizures. The management options for brain AVMs include observation or various treatment techniques, such as endovascular embolization, microsurgical techniques and stereotactic radiotherapy used alone or in combination with varying degrees of treatment-associated morbidity and mortality