What’s in a name? Cavernous angioma, cavernoma, and cerebral cavernous malformation (CCM) are synonyms for mulberry-shaped abnormal blood vessels in the brain or spinal cord.
The Newly Diagnosed section of our site provides the basic information everyone should know about cavernous malformation:
Fast Facts offers the 5-minute version of our information with a printable to share with family and friends, teachers, and others who are interested.
20 Questions Answered provides a deeper introduction to the symptoms and treatment of cavernous malformation, including illustrations and patient stories. It’s also printable.
Next, you’ll find a helpful list of Questions to Ask Your Doctor during your next appointment.