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Vein of galen malformations: epidemiology, clinical presentations, management.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22107867     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation is a congenital vascular malformation that comprises 30% of the pediatric vascular and 1% of all pediatric congenital anomalies. Treatment is dependent on the timing of presentation and clinical manifestations. With the development of endovascular techniques, treatment paradigms have changed and clinical outcomes have significantly improved. In this article, the developmental embryology, clinical features and pathophysiology, diagnostic workup, and management strategies are reviewed.
Authors:
Pablo F Recinos; Gazanfar Rahmathulla; Monica Pearl; Violette Renard Recinos; George I Jallo; Philippe Gailloud; Edward S Ahn
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurosurgery clinics of North America     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1558-1349     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurosurg. Clin. N. Am.     Publication Date:  2012 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-11-23     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9008004     Medline TA:  Neurosurg Clin N Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  165-77     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Harvey 811, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA; Department of Neurosurgery, Rosa Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, S73, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.
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