Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Intestinal Arteriovenous Malformations Outlook

What to expect with angiodysplasia:

  • Episodes of gastrointestinal bleeding from angiodysplasia usually resolve quickly, without treatment.
  • Dangerous blood loss is very uncommon.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Intestinal Arteriovenous Malformations References
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