Current News & Updates

University of Virginia recognized as CCM Center of Excellence

Angioma Alliance is pleased to announce that we are recognizing the University of Virginia Health System as a CCM Center of Excellence. UVA was first recognized as a CCM Clinical Center in 2018, a designation that indicates they provide integrated, expert multi-disciplinary care for CCM patients. Under the leadership of Medical Director Dr. Min Park,…

New Research: Pregnancy and Cavernous Malformation

A new study, published in the journal Stroke, investigated whether pregnancy increases hemorrhage risk for women with cavernous malformations (cavernous angioma, cavernoma). Results showed that hemorrhage risk, in fact, does not appear to increase during pregnancy. Furthermore, the study indicated that vaginal delivery also appears safe in women with cavernous malformations, if they don’t have other significant health…