Vein of Galen malformations: epidemiology, clinical presentations, management.

  title={Vein of Galen malformations: epidemiology, clinical presentations, management.},
  author={Pablo F. Recinos and Gazanfar Rahmathulla and Monica Smith Pearl and Violette Renard Recinos and George I Jallo and Philippe Gailloud and E S Ahn},
  journal={Neurosurgery clinics of North America},
  volume={23 1},
The vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation is a congenital vascular malformation that comprises 30% of the pediatric vascular and 1% of all pediatric congenital anomalies. Treatment is dependent on the timing of presentation and clinical manifestations. With the development of endovascular techniques, treatment paradigms have changed and clinical outcomes have significantly improved. In this article, the developmental embryology, clinical features and pathophysiology, diagnostic workup, and… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…