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Table of Contents (click to jump to sections)

General AVM Information
Treatment Options
Active Research
AVM Support Organizations

AVM Information

         American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (AISTN)

         Central Nervous System Vascular Malformations: A Patient's Guide

         Cerebrovascular Center at Columbia University

         National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

         National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

         Neurovascular Center at Massachusetts General Hospital




Treatment Options

         Biosphere Medical - embolization technology

         Brain & Neuro Surgery Information Center

         CyberKnife Society - Stereostatic Radiosurgery System

         International Radiosurgery Association

         Interventional Neuroradiology Center at Massachusetts General Hospital

         Management of Brain Arteriovenous Malformations (AVMs)

         Skull Base Institute

         Vascular Malformations of the Brain: A Guide for Patients and Carers (PDF doc from the Brain & Spine Foundation)




Active Research

         Center for Inherited Neurovascular Diseases at Johns Hopkins University
 - National Institute of Health (NIH)

         Scottish Intercranial Vascular Malformation Study (SIVMS)




AVM Support Organizations

         Aneurysm and AVM Support

         AVM Support UK

         Newcastle Aneurysm & AVM Support Group

         The Support Group for Brain AVM Patients and their Families at the MGH Brain Aneurysm/AVM Center




Fact Sheet
Leslie's Story
Leslie on Lake George
Summer 2004