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Aneurysm, intracranial berry, 2

Aneurysm, intracranial berry, 2: Introduction

Aneurysm, intracranial berry, 2: A bulge in a blood vessel in the brain. The bulge can rupture causing a stroke. They usually form as a result of high blood pressure and weak blood vessel walls in the brain. There are five different subtypes of intracranial berry aneurysms with each one caused by a defect in different gene. The defective gene increases and individuals risk for developing intracranial berry aneurysms. Type 2 is caused by a defect on chromosome 19q13. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aneurysm, intracranial berry, 2 is available below.

Symptoms of Aneurysm, intracranial berry, 2

Treatments for Aneurysm, intracranial berry, 2

  • Treatment of cerebral aneurysms depends upon the size and position of the aneurysm, whether the aneurysm has leaked (Sub-arachnoid haemorrhage or SAH), the clinical state of the patient, as well as age and comorbidities of the patient. Treatments include:
    • Observation of unruptured aneurysms - controversial and depends on the size and location of the aneurysm, as well as the comorbidities of the patient
    • Medical management of SAH - employed before surgery
      • Intensive care management - supportive care including mechanical ventilation if required
      • Blood pressure management - calcium channel blockers, nimodipine
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