TITLE

Vein of Galen malformation

AUTHOR(S)
Landis, Mark S.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/24/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 9, p1059
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents clinical information about vein of Galen malformations. Vein of Galen malformation are rare congenital vascular abnormalities resulting in a direct communication between the cerebral arteries and the deep draining veins of the posterior cerebral fossa. The disease is usually diagnosed on antenatal ultrasonography in the third trimester of pregnancy.
ACCESSION #
22737028

 

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