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Case 12796

Diagnosis and treatment of a cerebellar arterio-venous malformation: a case report

Author(s)
Stefanini M, Salvatori E, Scaggiante J, Ciancarella P, Gandini R, Simonetti G.

Fondazione Tor Vergata
Dipartimento di diagnostica per immagini
e radiologia inteventistica
Viale Oxford 81
00100 Roma, Italy;
Email:francescadigiuliano@msn.com
 
Patient
female, 17 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Non-contrast CT

    Cerebellar haemorrhagia

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Haemorrhage;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Cerebellar AVM

    Contrast-enhanced CT showing an arterio-venous malformation.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Post-surgical CT

    Post-surgical CT examination shows the CSF drainage.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Diagnostic angiography

    Diagnostic angiography shows a cerebellar AVM mainly feeded by AICA.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: Catheter arteriography; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Venous drainage of the cerebellar AVM

    DSA shows the venous drainage of the cerebellar AVM.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: Catheter venography; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 6
    Surgical glue injection

    DSA shows the surgical glue in the AVM.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: Catheter arteriography; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 7
    Post-procedural DSA

    Post-procedural DSA demostrates the complete exclusion of the AVM.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: Catheter arteriography; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 8
    Post-procedural MR

    Post-procedural MR demostrates the complete exclusion of the AVM.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
  • Figure 9
    Post-procedural MR

    Post-procedural MR demostrates the complete exclusion of the AVM.

     
    Area of Interest: Interventional vascular; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arteriovenous malformations;
     
     
Cerebellar haemorrhagia
 
Contrast-enhanced CT showing an arterio-venous malformation.
 
Post-surgical CT examination shows the CSF drainage.
 
Diagnostic angiography shows a cerebellar AVM mainly feeded by AICA.
 
DSA shows the venous drainage of the cerebellar AVM.
 
DSA shows the surgical glue in the AVM.
 
Post-procedural DSA demostrates the complete exclusion of the AVM.
 
Post-procedural MR demostrates the complete exclusion of the AVM.
 
Post-procedural MR demostrates the complete exclusion of the AVM.
 
 
 
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