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Introduction: Aneurysm

Description of Aneurysm

Aneurysm (medical condition): Dangerous ballooning of a weakened area of an...more »

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Aneurysm: a cardiovascular disease characterized by a sac-like widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Aneurysm: protruding sac in the wall of a vein, artery, or heart, frequently caused by microbial infection; may present as pain, pressure on nearby organs, or cardiac weakening.
Source: CRISP

Aneurysm: A sac formed by the dilatation of the wall of an artery, a vein, or the heart.
Source: MeSH 2007

Aneurysm: Related Topics

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Aneurysm as a Disease

Aneurysm (medical condition): See Aneurysm (disease information).
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Aneurysm: Related Diseases

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Aneurysm as a Symptom

Aneurysm (symptom): Swelling or ballooning of part of an artery...more »

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Aneurysm: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Aneurysm

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Other terms that may be related to Aneurysm:

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Hierarchical classifications of Aneurysm

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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