Vascular Anomalies Center | Planning for Your Visit

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What to bring to your appointment

Patients with an appointment with the VAC clinic or a VAC clinician should bring the following items with them, or send them in prior to the appointment:

  • Any relevant medical records
  • Imaging studies (e.g., MRI, CT, ultrasound, venograms). This information could be in the form of actual films or computerized studies saved on a CD. CD studies must be saved in either DICOM or efilm format.
  • Paper reports for all imaging studies.

Diagnostic tests

Depending on your child's possible diagnosis, we may perform one or more of the following during your visit:

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