The German Interdisciplinary Society for Vascular Anomalies e.V. (GISVA) – an interdisciplinary medical association of renowned experts in diagnosis, therapy and research of vascular malformations and vascular tumors.

Compendium Vascular Anomalies
a free accessible internet knowledge platform

Physicians from over 10 different subspecialities, Case-Manager, patient support group members and other healthcare professionals work together to improve the access and exchange of knowledge in the field of Vascular Anomalies.
The GISVA published Compendium Vascular Anomalies provides a unique, practically relevant, online-reference website. It is freely accessible and scientifically based. Created by renowned experts in the field.
Structured, evidence-based consistent articles describe topics as classification, imaging and laboratory diagnoses, symptoms, and the broad field of up-to-date conservative and invasive therapy including surgery. The topics are supported and linked with clinical patient cases. Specialists are continuously updating the articles for new available scientific knowledge.


28 November 2023

Dr. Lutz Meyer

It is with great sadness that the Board and members of GISVA bid farewell to their founding member and longstanding Board member and Treasurer

24 October 2023


GISVA, in cooperation with Regensburg University Hospital, welcomed around 80 conference guests to the Vascular Anomalies Masterclass and around 100 guests to the scientific symposium on Saturday.

03 January 2023

At the general meeting in May 2022, the GISVA Executive Board stood for re-election in accordance with the Articles of Association.