Vascular malformation


Vascular malformation

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Vascular malformation is a general term used to refer to blood vessel abnormalities.

There are many types, but the most common is arteriovenous malformation.cite web |url=http://rad.usuhs.mil/rad/home/vascmalf/malf0.html |title=Vascular Malformations of the CNS |format= |work= |accessdate=]

ee also

* Vascular disease

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