Arteriovenous malformation and oligodendroglioma

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✓ The coincidence of arteriovenous malformation (AVM) and primary brain neoplasm is rare. We are reporting a case of oligodendroglioma within an arteriovenous malformation.

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    Photomicrograph of arteriovenous malformation. Note tortuous vessels of small and large caliber. H & E × 12.

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    Photomicrograph of oligodendroglioma. Note uniform nuclear size and shape, perinuclear clearing and characteristic vasculature. H & E × 150.

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