Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous Malformation

By Texas Neurosurgery LLP
April 15, 2017

When developed normally, arteries carry blood containing oxygen from the heart to the brain, and veins carry blood with less oxygen away from the brain and back to the heart. When a person has an arteriovenous malformation (AVM), the blood vessels in the brain or on its surface are tangled and bypass normal brain tissue,...  read more