According to present concepts arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are developmental anomal ies, whereas dural arteriovenous fistulas (dAVFs) are considered to be most often acquired lesions [43,73,76]. Developmental anomaly does not necessarily imply congenital lesion. It is conceivable, that AVMs develop during childhood [25,45, 69].


Arteriovenous Malformation Venous Drainage Cavernous Malformation Dural Arteriovenous Fistula Cerebral Cavernous Malformation 
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