Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Arteriovenous Malformations: Clinical Series of 199 Patients

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Arslan I., Tezcanli E., Yilmaz M., Cizmeli O. , Sengoz M. , Peker S.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.27, no.2, pp.301-308, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.15330-15.0
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.301-308


AIM: Cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVM) are pathological connections between arteries and veins without capillaries. Stereotactic radiosurgery (RS) is a proven and accepted treatment method for cerebral AVMs. Our objective was to analyze the factors influencing the clinical outcome in patients suffering from AVMs.