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Developmental Venous Anomaly
Anne G. Osborn, MD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Abbreviations

            • Developmental venous anomaly (DVA)
          • Synonyms

            • Venous angioma
          • Definitions

            • Congenital cerebral vascular malformation with mature venous elements
            • May represent anatomic variant of otherwise normal venous drainage

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • CT Findings

              • MR Findings

                • Angiographic Findings

                  • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                    • Imaging Recommendations

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                            • Microscopic Features

                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                              • Presentation

                                • Demographics

                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                    • Treatment

                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                      • Consider

                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                          Selected References

                                          1. Harrison G et al: Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia Caused by a Developmental Venous Anomaly. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 93(2):110-113, 2015
                                          2. Agarwal A et al: Spontaneous thrombosis of developmental venous anomaly (DVA) with venous infarct and acute cerebellar ataxia. Emerg Radiol. 21(4):427-30, 2014
                                          3. Horsch S et al: Developmental venous anomaly in the newborn brain. Neuroradiology. Epub ahead of print, 2014
                                          4. Iv M et al: Association of developmental venous anomalies with perfusion abnormalities on arterial spin labeling and bolus perfusion-weighted imaging. J Neuroimaging. Epub ahead of print, 2014
                                          5. Jung HN et al: Diffusion and perfusion MRI findings of the signal-intensity abnormalities of brain associated with developmental venous anomaly. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. Epub ahead of print, 2014
                                          6. Larvie M et al: Brain metabolic abnormalities associated with developmental venous anomalies. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 36(3):475-80, 2015
                                          7. Griffiths D et al: Thrombosis of a developmental venous anomaly causing venous infarction and pontine hemorrhage. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 22(8):e653-5, 2013
                                          8. Guhl S et al: Unusual mesencephalic developmental venous anomaly causing obstructive hydrocephalus due to aqueductal stenosis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 8(4):407-10, 2011
                                          9. Oran I et al: Developmental venous anomaly (DVA) with arterial component: a rare cause of intracranial haemorrhage. Neuroradiology. 51(1):25-32, 2009
                                          10. Fushimi Y et al: A developmental venous anomaly presenting atypical findings on susceptibility-weighted imaging. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 29(7):E56, 2008
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                                          References
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                                          KEY FACTS

                                          • Terminology

                                            • Imaging

                                              • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                • Pathology

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Abbreviations

                                                    • Developmental venous anomaly (DVA)
                                                  • Synonyms

                                                    • Venous angioma
                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Congenital cerebral vascular malformation with mature venous elements
                                                    • May represent anatomic variant of otherwise normal venous drainage

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • CT Findings

                                                      • MR Findings

                                                        • Angiographic Findings

                                                          • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                            • Imaging Recommendations

                                                              DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                PATHOLOGY

                                                                • General Features

                                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                              • Consider

                                                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                  Selected References

                                                                                  1. Harrison G et al: Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia Caused by a Developmental Venous Anomaly. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 93(2):110-113, 2015
                                                                                  2. Agarwal A et al: Spontaneous thrombosis of developmental venous anomaly (DVA) with venous infarct and acute cerebellar ataxia. Emerg Radiol. 21(4):427-30, 2014
                                                                                  3. Horsch S et al: Developmental venous anomaly in the newborn brain. Neuroradiology. Epub ahead of print, 2014
                                                                                  4. Iv M et al: Association of developmental venous anomalies with perfusion abnormalities on arterial spin labeling and bolus perfusion-weighted imaging. J Neuroimaging. Epub ahead of print, 2014
                                                                                  5. Jung HN et al: Diffusion and perfusion MRI findings of the signal-intensity abnormalities of brain associated with developmental venous anomaly. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. Epub ahead of print, 2014
                                                                                  6. Larvie M et al: Brain metabolic abnormalities associated with developmental venous anomalies. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 36(3):475-80, 2015
                                                                                  7. Griffiths D et al: Thrombosis of a developmental venous anomaly causing venous infarction and pontine hemorrhage. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 22(8):e653-5, 2013
                                                                                  8. Guhl S et al: Unusual mesencephalic developmental venous anomaly causing obstructive hydrocephalus due to aqueductal stenosis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 8(4):407-10, 2011
                                                                                  9. Oran I et al: Developmental venous anomaly (DVA) with arterial component: a rare cause of intracranial haemorrhage. Neuroradiology. 51(1):25-32, 2009
                                                                                  10. Fushimi Y et al: A developmental venous anomaly presenting atypical findings on susceptibility-weighted imaging. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 29(7):E56, 2008