malformation

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malformation

Pathol a deformity in the shape or structure of a part, esp when congenital
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malformation

[‚mal·fər′mā·shən]
(medicine)
A deformity of a part of the body resulting from abnormal development.
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Untreated brain arteriovenous malformation: patient-level meta-analysis of hemorrhage predictors.
In this review we cover the classification and endovascular management of arteriovenous malformations (AVMs).
Arteriovenous malformation of the forehead, anterior scalp and nasal dorsum.
Anomalous unilateral single pulmonary vein--a rare mimicker of pulmonary arteriovenous malformation. J HK Coll Radiol 2007;10:16-8.
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Cerebrovascular Events Secondary to Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation Based on Genetic Heterogeneity.
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reported the use of Squid 12 to perform concomitantly transarterial and transvenous embolization of a pelvic arteriovenous malformation [8, 9].
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