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Beta blockers may repair malformed blood vessels in the brain

Propranolol, a drug that is efficacious against infantile haemangiomas (“strawberry naevi”, resembling birthmarks), can also be used to treat cerebral cavernous malformations, a condition characterised by misshapen blood vessels in the brain and elsewhere. This has been shown by researchers at Uppsala University in a new study published in the scientific journal Stroke.

Propranolol, a drug that’s efficacious against infantile haemangiomas (“strawberry naevi”, including birthmarks), may also be used to treat cerebral cavernous malformations, a condition characterized by misshapen blood vessels in the brain and elsewhere. This has been proven by researchers at Uppsala University in a new study published in the scientific journal Stroke.
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