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Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage

Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: Introduction

Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: Bleeding in the space around the brain that occurs from a leak in a weakened or dilated blood vessel under the arachnoid layer of the brain. Death can occur if treatment is not prompt. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage is available below.

Symptoms of Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage

Treatments for Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage

  • Medical management prior to surgery - Intensive care management, control of blood pressure and seizures
  • Surgery
    • Endovascular procedures
    • Microsurgical techniques
  • Palliative management concentrating in symptom control rather than active intervention - utilised if there has been a severe bleed and quality of life is unlikely to result from intervention, or if the patients age and comorbidities preclude surgery
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage

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Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: Undiagnosed Conditions

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