Treatment options for hemorrhagic stroke may include surgery, sterotactic radiotherapy, or interventional neuroradiology to treat the underlying aneurysm or arteriovenous malformation.
Congenital arteriovenous fistula is not usually treated quite as successfully, but it can also be treated in such a way as to minimize further problems.
For example, after catheterizations, arteriovenous fistulas may occur as a complication of the arterial puncture in the leg or arm.
In the case of an arteriovenous fistula, this procedure should stop the passage of blood from the artery to the vein.
Steiger, Hans-Jacob, et al. Neurosurgery of Arteriovenous Malformations and Fistulas: A Multimodal Approach.
The main symptoms of arteriovenous fistulas near the surface of the skin are bulging and discolored veins.
Nakayama, Hideki, et al. "Multiple cerebral arteriovenous fistulas and malformations in the neonate."
A congenital arteriovenous fistula is a rare birth defect that formed during fetal development.
An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal channel or passage between an artery and a vein.
The prognosis for treated acquired arteriovenous fistula is usually very good.