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Aneurysm, intracranial berry

Aneurysm, intracranial berry: Introduction

Aneurysm, intracranial berry: 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. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aneurysm, intracranial berry is available below.

Symptoms of Aneurysm, intracranial berry

Treatments for Aneurysm, intracranial berry

  • 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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