Arteriovenous and Cavernous Malformations - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444636409, 9780444636430

Arteriovenous and Cavernous Malformations, Volume 143

1st Edition

eBook ISBN: 9780444636430
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444636409
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 20th June 2017
Page Count: 344
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Table of Contents

Section 1. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations
1. Epidemiology, genetics, pathophysiology and prognostic classifications of cerebral arteriovenous malformations
2. The natural history of cerebral arteriovenous malformations
3. Arteriovenous malformations: epidemiology, clinical presentation and diagnostic evaluation
4. Seizures Associated with Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations
5. Surgical Management
6. Endovascular management of arteriovenous malformations
7. Radiosurgery for the management of cerebral arteriovenous malformations
8. Multimodality Management
Section 2. Cerebral Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas
9. Epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and prognosis of cerebral dural arteriovenous fistulas
10. Surgical management of cerebral dural arteriovenous fistulae
11. Endovascular Management
12. Radiation Management
Section 3. Spinal Vascular Malformations
13. Classification and pathophysiology of spinal vascular malformations
14. Epidemiology, Clinical Presentation, Diagnostic Evaluation and Prognosis
15. Spinal Arteriovenous Malformations: surgical management
16. Endovascular treatment of spinal arteriovenous malformations
17. Spinal Arteriovenous Malformations: radiation management
18. Spinal Arteriovenous Fistulas: surgical management
19. Spinal Arteriovenous Fistulas: endovascular management
20. Spinal subarachnoid hemorrhage and aneurysms
Section 4. Animal models
21. Animal models of arteriovenous malformation
22 Natural History of Cerebral Cavernous Malformations
23 Natural History of Spinal Cavernous Malformations
24 Genetics of Cavernous Malformations
25 Epidemiology of Cavernous Malformations
26 Radiology and Imaging for Cavernous Malformations
27 Pathology of Cavernous Malformations
28 Developmental Venous Anomalies
29 Supratentorial Cavernous Malformations
30 Brainstem and Cerebellar Cavernous Malformations
31 Thalamic Cavernous Malformations
32 Spinal Cavernous Malformations
34 Pharmacotherapy for Cavernous Malformations



Arteriovenous and Cavernous Malformations, Volume 143, is the latest addition in the ongoing HCN series, an evidence-based compendium which addresses both the scientific and clinical aspects of this unique disease process. The volume covers didactic aspects, such as the epidemiology, etiology, and diagnosis of AVMs, while also providing expert clinical information on the management and treatment of these lesions.

In addition, it provides coverage of modern-day advances in the genetics of cavernous malformations, as well as discussion regarding future open research questions. Readers from the laboratory bench to the bedside can expect a broad, yet objective, review of this pathology, with updates from the latest scientific literature and data supporting current practices.

Key Features

  • Offers an evidence-based focus with coverage of both the scientific and clinical aspects of cavernous malformations
  • Addresses epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis, and genetics
  • Contains clinical insights regarding indications for surgery, surgical techniques, outcomes, and prognostic factors drawn from the authors' extensive experiences
  • Edited work with chapters authored by leaders in the field from around the globe – the broadest, most expert coverage available


Researchers, advanced students and clinicians in the fields of clinical neurology and neurosurgery


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