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Posted on Aug 3, 2017 |

Embolization Treatment: Patient Testimonial – Mrs. Swapna

Mrs. Swapna from Warangal was suffering from AV (Arteriovenous) Malformation, which causes heavy bleeding or lead to other serious medical problems. She was referred to Dr. Sridhar Reddy, top Interventional Radiologist at Apollo Hospitals Hyderabad. The patient was suggested for Embolization Treatment and has recovered successfully. Watch as the patient talks about the procedure and her personal experience with the doctor, since the procedure.

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) is an abnormal connection between arteries and veins, bypassing the capillary system. It can cause intense pain or bleeding or lead to other serious medical problems. AVMs are usually congenital and belong to the RASopathies.

Embolization Treatment: Embolization involves the selective occlusion of blood vessels by purposely introducing emboli, in other words deliberately blocking a blood vessel. Embolization is used to treat a wide variety of conditions affecting different organs of the human body.