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a disfiguring abnormality of shape or form

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something abnormal or anomalous

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The AVM, who works on special duties as an Air Officer at the Jubilee House, told The Chronicle that he is sure the government will continue to support the GAF with equipment, personnel and training needed to serve the good people of Ghana.
Zestimates themselves use Zillow's in-house AVM, which claims a 4.5 percent median error rate in New Hampshire.
All included patients were diagnosed with acquired uterine AVM secondary to curettage, cesarean section, or GTD.
Others according to the statement are AVM Napoleon Bali, who was the Director of Operations at the HQ NAF, and now the Air Officer Commanding Mobility Command, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State and AVM Charles Oghomwen, who is now the Commandant, AFWC, Makurdi.
Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are congenital lesions which result from abnormal communication between arterial and venous vessels directly without an intervening capillary bed.
In discussion between the radiology and neurosurgical teams, it was concluded the most likely aetiology for the patient's presentation was acute rupture of the AVM at T8 secondary to venous outflow compression from the enlarged uterus onto the draining vein at the level of L5 causing high pressure within the AVM and subsequent rupture.
For presentation and evaluation of clinical and anatomic characteristics of AVM, the generally accepted system by Spetzler and Martin (SM index score) was used, which involves assessment of the location, size and type of AVM drainage (superficial, deep or combined), as well as the final value of collective gradation.
When the subject property is not a good AVM candidate, several valuation options are afforded to the user as part of the complete and fully automated valuation solution.
The computerized tomography (CT) scans of the head revealed a right temporal sub-arachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) and CT angiography demonstrated a deep seated AVM in the temporal lobe of the brain (Figures 1 and 2).
Advances in Automated Valuation Modeling: AVM After the Non-Agency Mortgage Crisis Maurizio d'Amato and Tom Kauko, Editors
(8) 4D-CT angiography is an emerging technology that may be able to overcome this barrier and has shown to be useful for brain AVMs. (9) In general, MRI and MRA are the preferred primary imaging modalities as they deliver both excellent anatomical resolution of the AVM and surrounding soft tissue, which are necessary for analyzing the extent of peripheral AVMs.
Consequently, if the etiology remains unclear, pulmonary AVM should be considered.
We diagnosed the patient with AVM, and emergent angiography was performed.
Depending on the desired AVM or AVM B1a product, the original energy input and dose for a given bioprocess varied.