Research Article
Volume 10 Issue 8 - 2018
Physiology and Anatomic Aspects of Brain Arteriovenous Malformations
Rafael de Figueiredo Torres Caivano1*, Isabella Casani Rech1, João Flávio Mattos Araújo2, Maick Willen Fernandes Neves3 and Telmo Augusto Barba Belsuzarri4,5
1Medicine Student, Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
2Neurosurgery Department, Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
3Post-Graduation, State Server Hospital (IAMSPE), Brazil
4Neurosurgery Department, Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas and Post-Graduation at the State Server Hospital (IAMSPE), Brazil
5Post-graduation Program, Masters in Health Sciences, Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, Brazil
*Corresponding Author: Rafael de Figueiredo Torres Caivano, Medicine Student, Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.
Received: July 16, 2018; Published: July 30, 2018
Citation: Rafael de Figueiredo Torres Caivano., et al. “Physiology and Anatomic Aspects of Brain Arteriovenous Malformations”. EC Neurology 10.8 (2018): 789-793.
Abstract
Brain arteriovenous malformations are dynamic lesions and can be characterized as arteries fistulizing to veins without capillaries interposing them. It leads to abnormalities in these veins that will get dilated and tortuous. They are supposed to be developed during the maturation of fetal vascular nervous system, characterized by a lower degree of cellular maturation and differentiation. The anomalous cellular and anatomic aspects of this entity create a hemodynamic environment prone to hemorrhagic features, which is one of the most common presenting symptoms.
Keywords: Brain Arteriovenous Malformations; Physiology; Genetic; Hemodynamic; Rupture
Copyright: © 2018 Rafael de Figueiredo Torres Caivano., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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