AVM Rupture Risk

Estimate risk of rupture of an arteriovenous malformation (AVM)



Assuming an annual hemorrhage rate of 2-4% and an average life expectancy of 70 years, the cumulative arteriovenous malformation rupture risk can be calculated with this simple formula.


Kondziolka D, Mclaughlin MR, Kestle JR.

Neurosurgery 1995, 37 (5): 851-5

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