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Transvenous arteriovenous malformation embolization
  1. Bledi C Brahimaj1,
  2. Kiffon Keigher2,
  3. Demetrius Klee Lopes2
  1. 1 Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
  2. 2 Department of Neurosurgery, Advocate Aurora Health, Chicago, Illinois, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Demetrius Klee Lopes; brainaneurysm{at}

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Transvenous embolization of arteriovenous malformations has emerged as a safe and effective intervention.1 ,2 In carefully selected patients the transvenous approach has shown efficacy similar to that of conventional transarterial routes.3 ,4 …

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  • Contributors All authors contributed to the current work equally.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests DL is a speaker, proctor, receives research grants and is an advisor for Medtronic.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.