- Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), brain and nervous system surgery (neurosurgeons), and other specialties diagnose and treat nearly 400 intracranial venous malformations and other brain and blood vessel conditions (cerebrovascular conditions) every year.
- Team approach. Mayo Clinic neurologists, neurosurgeons, doctors trained in brain imaging (neuroradiologists) and other doctors work together to diagnose and treat your condition.
- Research. Mayo Clinic doctors study intracranial venous malformations and related conditions and conduct clinical trials.
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