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Old 05-14-2004, 04:36 AM
Lise
 
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Default Re:Surgery or No surgery?

Hello,

I have an AVM of the lip, that was operated last year. I'm so sorry that your daughter has a serious health problem at only 7 year old. Making those decisions is very difficult -- no one can tell the future -- but I'm confident that in time you'll find out what is best for your child. Only don't forget that it's normal to be scary of a surgery such as craniotomy. Have you discussed with the doctors who would operate about all what makes you anxious?

I don't know much about AVMs of the brain. Since you've been on Internet, maybe you know www.angiomaalliance.org?

I wish I could help you more. Take good care of you.

Lise in Montreal
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