Arteriovenous malformation of the gluteus

Case contributed by Dr. Ezio Lanza

Presentation

Patient presented with congenital arteriovenous malformation of the gluteus. Surgically treated twice, the malformation kept reforming itself. The patient came at our attention to undergo endovascular arterial embolization with glue.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

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Case Discussion

Heart MRI demonstrated a dilatated left chamber with telediastolic volume of  320 ml (142 ml/m2) and diffuse hypocinesia.  Left chamber weight was 237 g.

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Case Information

rID: 8467
Case created: 3rd Feb 2010
Last edited: 7th Jan 2016
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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