10101 Park Rowe Avenue Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810

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Rehab: (225) 906-2999

Embolization for Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

This minimally-invasive procedure is used to treat a cerebral arteriovenous malformation (AVM), a tangle of enlarged vessels that can potentially hemorrhage and cause a devastating stroke. In this procedure, fast-drying glue, or a small, soft metal coil is placed inside the AVM to help block the flow of blood and prevent hemorrhage.