Mandibular arteriovenous malformation
Synonyms: Arteriovenous malformation of mandible
Mandibular arteriovenous malformation is a rare vascular anomaly characterized by an abnormal connection of the arterial and venous vasculature without capillary connections in the mandibular area commonly presenting with minor gingival bleeding dental loosening lower lip numbness facial deformity and malocclusion. This usually high-flow vascular malformation may also present with potentially life-threatening spontaneous or tooth extraction-induced hemorrhagic shock.
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