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Growing intracranial arteriovenous malformation in a newborn

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A case is reported of a growing arteriovenous malformation in a newborn, premature baby. The reason for early operative intervention is emphasized, based on histological investigation of the malformation. The literature is reviewed.

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Haase, J., Hobolth, N. & Ringsted, J. Growing intracranial arteriovenous malformation in a newborn. Child's Nerv Syst 2, 270–272 (1986).

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Key words

  • Arteriovenous malformation
  • Neonate