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What is Cerebral Aneurysm?

What is Cerebral Aneurysm?

  • Cerebral Aneurysm: Dangerous swelling of a brain blood vessel that may rupture.
  • Cerebral Aneurysm: an aneurysm of the carotid artery.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Cerebral Aneurysm: Introduction

Types of Cerebral Aneurysm:

Types of Cerebral Aneurysm:

  • Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysm - an aneurysm that has burst
  • Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysm - an aneurysm that is still intact
  • more types...»

Broader types of Cerebral Aneurysm:

Who gets Cerebral Aneurysm?

Profile for Cerebral Aneurysm: Cerebral aneurysms occur more commonly in adults than in children and are slightly more common in women than in men, however they may occur at any age. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Cerebral Aneurysm Information Page: NINDS)

How serious is Cerebral Aneurysm?

Complications of Cerebral Aneurysm: see complications of Cerebral Aneurysm
Prognosis of Cerebral Aneurysm: The prognosis for a patient with a ruptured cerebral aneurysm depends on the extent and location of the aneurysm, the person's age, general health, and neurological condition. Some individuals with a ruptured cerebral aneurysm die from the initial bleeding. Other individuals with cerebral aneurysm recover with little or no neurological deficit. Early diagnosis and treatment are important. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Cerebral Aneurysm Information Page: NINDS)

What causes Cerebral Aneurysm?

Causes of Cerebral Aneurysm: see causes of Cerebral Aneurysm

What are the symptoms of Cerebral Aneurysm?

Symptoms of Cerebral Aneurysm: see symptoms of Cerebral Aneurysm

Complications of Cerebral Aneurysm: see complications of Cerebral Aneurysm

Cerebral Aneurysm: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Cerebral Aneurysm.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Cerebral Aneurysm.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Cerebral Aneurysm: Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Cerebral Aneurysm.
Treatments for Cerebral Aneurysm: see treatments for Cerebral Aneurysm
Research for Cerebral Aneurysm: see research for Cerebral Aneurysm

Organs Affected by Cerebral Aneurysm:

Organs and body systems related to Cerebral Aneurysm include:

Name and Aliases of Cerebral Aneurysm

Main name of condition: Cerebral Aneurysm

Other names or spellings for Cerebral Aneurysm:

Brain Aneurysm

Cerebral Aneurysm: Related Conditions

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