cerebral aneurysm

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Noun1.cerebral aneurysm - an aneurysm of the carotid artery
aneurism, aneurysm - a cardiovascular disease characterized by a saclike widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall
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A type of aneurysm involving cerebral artery is called cerebral aneurysm or intracranial aneurysm.
com/research/58tpv4/endovascular) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Endovascular Cerebral Aneurysm Repair Market" report to their offering.
Specific topics include liver transplant, multisystem injury, cerebral aneurysm, carotid endarterectory, and pain management.
The Spanish Catholic newspaper La Razon has identified her as Floribeth Mora, and said she suffered from a cerebral aneurysm that was inexplicably cured on May 1 2011 - the day of John Paul's beatification, when 1.
It concerned a Costa Rican woman cured of a cerebral aneurysm on the day of his beatification on May 1, 2011.
They added: "The results of this study may not only provide additional insight into cerebral aneurysm pathophysiology but, more importantly, may lead to more pathology-based therapies to patients either harbouring an unruptured cerebral aneurysm or at risk of developing one.
If the cerebral aneurysm ruptures, because the ballooning wall bursts, this can be life threatening and is known as a haemorrhagic stroke.
One of the limitations of the study is that the vasculature of the control group had not been evaluated, although it is assumed that 3%-4% of the general population harbors an unruptured cerebral aneurysm.
Shajitha Abdul Kader, 36, underwent surgery in India on Friday, but died soon after due to cerebral aneurysm.
An erratum for Westmead Anaesthetic Manual, 3rd Edition has been released that identifies three errors relating to dosages as follows: Erratum--Westmead Anaesthetic Manual page 120, line 23 Regarding cerebral aneurysm clipping, a bolus of remifentanil 40 A g/ kg is suggested to blunt the hypertensive response to intubation.
In fact, as the doctor informs her tonight, what she's got is a cerebral aneurysm.
Hideo Fujimoto in the graduate school of Nagoya Institute of Technology, has developed a force sensing system to be used in cerebral aneurysm treatment.