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Central Nervous System Venous Angioma Summary

Description: A vascular anomaly characterized by a radial or wedge-shaped arrangement of dilated VEINS draining into a larger vein in the brain, spinal cord, or the meninges. Veins in a venous angioma are surrounded by normal nervous tissue, unlike a CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM CAVERNOUS HEMANGIOMA that lacks intervening nervous tissue. Drainage of venous angioma is fully integrated with the body's venous system, therefore, in most cases there is no clinical signs and rare bleeding.

Also Known As: Angioma, Venous, Central Nervous System; Intracranial Venous Angioma; Angioma, Cerebral Venous; Angioma, Intracranial Venous; Angiomas, Cerebral Venous; Angiomas, Intracranial Venous; Cerebral Venous Angiomas; Intracranial Venous Angiomas; Venous Angioma, Cerebral; Venous Angioma, Intracranial; Venous Angiomas, Cerebral; Venous Angiomas, Intracranial; Cerebral Venous Angioma; Venous Angioma, Central Nervous System

Networked: 3 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Central Nervous System Venous Angioma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Gadolinium : 1 result : IBA
  2. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel) : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Central Nervous System Venous Angioma

Key Therapies for Central Nervous System Venous Angioma

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  1. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery) : 1 result

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