Multiple cerebral arteriovenous fistulas with malformations in the fetus or neonate are rare. Here we describe a patient who had these lesions with pulmonary stenosis, resulting in severe brain atrophy in utero and intractable heart failure after birth. The pathophysiology of this patient is discussed in hemodynamic terms.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Developmental Neuroscience
- Clinical Neurology