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Table 2 Treatment of scalp arteriovenous fistulas in the last 15 years

From: Intravascular embolization versus surgical resection for patients with scalp arteriovenous fistula

  Total cases Type A Type B Type C Cure Recurrence Complication
Intravascular embolization 14 10 2 2 12 2 2
Surgical resection 11 9 1 1 11 0 1
Combined treatment 2 0 2 0 2 0 0
  1. Type A, a single fistula fed by a single proximal feeding artery; type B, a single fistula fed by multiple arterial feeders; type C, multiple fistulas with plexiform feeding arteries and a main dilated draining vein