Published: 2022-10-28

Twin pregnancy with rupture of cerebral arterio venous malformation with intracranial hemorrhage

Bhuvana Preethi S., Usha Rajesh N., Prasanth Nagarajan


Cerebral AV malformation in pregnancy is a rare condition with a prevalence rate of approximately 0.01-0.5%. It generally presents symptoms at 20-40 years of age most commonly at around 30 years of age. It affects both men and women but more prevalent in women at this age group. We presented a case of primi gravida at 22 weeks of gestation with DCDA type of twin presenting in emergency department with intracranial hemorrhage secondary to rupture of AV malformation.



Twins, AV malformation, Intracranial hemorrhage

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