Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arteriovenous Malformation Cerebral Evaluation

The evaluation of cerebral arteriovenous malformation begins with a medical history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with a cerebral arteriovenous malformation may include:

The diagnosis of cerebral arteriovenous malformation must be confirmed through testing.

Tests that may be used to evaluate cerebral arteriovenous malformation include:

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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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