Published online Sep 28, 2014. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v6.i9.677
Revised: July 13, 2014
Accepted: July 25, 2014
Published online: September 28, 2014
Core tip: Accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment of vascular anomalies are challenging endeavors. This review presents a summary of the classification systems for vascular anomalies, a review of endovascular treatment options, and a brief look at several associated syndromes. Understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of these lesions is essential for all physicians working with this patient population.