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Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/klippel-trenaunay/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20374161?p=1

l-Trenaunay syndrome care at Mayo Clinic Experience. Doctors at Mayo Clinic are among the most experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. Mayo Clinic sees more than a hundred people a year with congenital malformation syndromes, including patients with KTS. Multispecialty teamwork. Doctors who specialize in vascular medicine, vascular and endovascular surgery, ski...

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https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/intracranial-venous-malformations/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20353339?p=1

ranial venous malformation care at Mayo Clinic Experience Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), brain and nervous system surgery (neurosurgeons), and other specialties have vast experience diagnosing and treating people with intracranial venous malformations and other brain and other central nervous system vascular malformations. Each year Mayo Clini...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cavernous-malformations/symptoms-causes/syc-20360941?p=1

ew Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) are abnormally formed blood vessels. As opposed to other kinds of hemangiomas, CCM vessels, which have the appearance of a small mulberry, develop and create problems in the brain or spinal cord. These malformations, which can vary in size from 2 millimeters to several centimeters in diameter, may be hereditary but most often occur on their own. CCMs m...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chiari-malformation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354015?p=1

sis To diagnose your condition, your doctor will review your medical history and symptoms and conduct a physical examination. Your doctor will also order imaging tests to determine the cause of your condition and diagnose your condition. Tests may include: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). An MRI is often used to diagnose Chiari malformation. An MRI uses powerful radio waves and magnets to crea...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/syringomyelia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354775?p=1

sis To diagnose syringomyelia, your doctor will begin by asking about your medical history and doing a complete physical examination. In some cases, syringomyelia may be discovered incidentally during a spine MRI or computerized tomography (CT) scan conducted for other reasons. If your doctor suspects syringomyelia, you'll likely undergo tests that may include: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)....

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sex-headaches/symptoms-causes/syc-20377477?p=1

ew Sex headaches are brought on by sexual activity — especially an orgasm. You may notice a dull ache in your head and neck that builds up as sexual excitement increases. Or, more commonly, you may experience a sudden, severe headache just before or during orgasm. Most sex headaches are nothing to worry about. But some can be a sign of something serious, such as problems with the blood vessels ...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chiari-malformation/symptoms-causes/syc-20354010?p=1

ew Chiari malformation (kee-AH-ree mal-for-MAY-shun) is a condition in which brain tissue extends into your spinal canal. It occurs when part of your skull is abnormally small or misshapen, pressing on your brain and forcing it downward. Chiari malformation is uncommon, but increased use of imaging tests have led to more frequent diagnoses. Doctors categorize Chiari malformation into three type...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/intracranial-venous-malformations/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353337?p=1

sis Because you're unlikely to have symptoms of intracranial venous malformations, your doctor might find that you have the condition during testing for other neurological concerns. You might undergo these imaging tests to diagnose other neurological conditions: CT scan. A CT scan creates a series of X-rays to create detailed, cross-sectional images of your blood vessels and your brain. In some...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chiari-malformation/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20354017?p=1

malformation care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), brain and nervous system surgery (neurosurgeons), brain and nervous system conditions in children (pediatric neurologists and pediatric neurosurgeons), and other doctors work together to diagnose Chiari malformation and determine the most appropriate t...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brain-avm/symptoms-causes/syc-20350260?p=1

ew A brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM) is a tangle of abnormal blood vessels connecting arteries and veins in the brain. The arteries are responsible for taking oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the brain. Veins carry the oxygen-depleted blood back to the lungs and heart. A brain AVM disrupts this vital process. An arteriovenous malformation can develop anywhere in your body but occurs m...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/arteriovenous-malformation/symptoms-causes/syc-20350544?p=1

ew An arteriovenous malformation (AVM) is an abnormal tangle of blood vessels connecting arteries and veins, which disrupts normal blood flow and oxygen circulation. Arteries are responsible for taking oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the brain. Veins carry the oxygen-depleted blood back to the lungs and heart. When an AVM disrupts this critical process, the surrounding tissues may not get e...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spinal-arteriovenous-malformation/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355620?p=1

AVM care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and other specialists work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide expert, individualized care to every person with spinal AVM. This means that you're not getting just one opinion — you benefit from the knowledge and experience of each specialist. Close collaboration enable...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spinal-arteriovenous-malformation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355618?p=1

sis Spinal arteriovenous malformations can be difficult to diagnose because signs and symptoms are similar to those of other spinal conditions, such as spinal dural arteriovenous fistula, spinal stenosis, multiple sclerosis or a spinal cord tumor. Your doctor will likely recommend tests to help rule out other causes of your symptoms, including: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which uses power...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hht/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351136?p=1

sis A clinical diagnosis of HHT can be made if you have at least three of these four criteria: Recurrent nosebleeds that seem to start for no reason Visible telangiectases on your lips, mouth, fingers, nose and the inside of your mouth Internal telangiectases or AVMs in your lungs, brain, spine, digestive tract or liver Family history of a parent, sibling or child with HHT Your doctor may diagn...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cavernous-malformations/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20360942?p=1

sis Often, people with cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) don't show any signs or symptoms. Your diagnosis may result from brain imaging for other neurological conditions, or specific symptoms may prompt your doctor to pursue more extensive testing. Depending on why the condition is suspected, doctors may order tests specifically to confirm CCMs, or to identify or rule out other related co...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hht/symptoms-causes/syc-20351135?p=1

ew Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (tuh-lan-jee-uk-TAY-zhuh) is a disorder that affects blood vessels. It can cause bleeding in the digestive tract, anemia, increased risk of stroke and other symptoms. In most cases, hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasis (HHT) isn't life-threatening and symptoms can be effectively managed. With HHT, also known as Osler-Weber-Rendu disease, some of the net...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/arteriovenous-malformation/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350547?p=1

ovenous malformation care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and other specialists work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide expert, individualized care to every person with AVM. This means that you're not getting just one opinion — you benefit from the knowledge and experience of each specialist. Mayo Clinic speci...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brain-avm/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350268?p=1

AVM care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and other specialists work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide expert, individualized care to every person with brain AVM. This means that you're not getting just one opinion — you benefit from the knowledge and experience of each specialist. Close collaboration enables ...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dural-arteriovenous-fistulas/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20364283?p=1

arteriovenous fistula care care at Mayo Clinic Team approach Doctors trained in neurology, neurosurgery and neuroradiology work together to treat people who have dural arteriovenous fistulas (dAVFs). Children who have dAVFs see doctors trained in pediatric neurology, neurosurgery and neuroradiology at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota. Your Mayo Clinic care team will take the time to explain an...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dural-arteriovenous-fistulas/diagnosis-treatment/syc-20364281?p=1

sis If you have signs or symptoms of a dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF), your doctor may recommend that you undergo diagnostic tests, including: Initial imaging Initial evaluation typically includes cross-sectional imagery from noncontrast head computerized tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). CT head scans can show fluid buildup caused by heightened cortical vein blood press...