haemorrhagic stroke

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Noun1.haemorrhagic stroke - stroke caused by the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain
apoplexy, cerebrovascular accident, CVA, stroke - a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain
bleeding, haemorrhage, hemorrhage - the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessel
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Based on application, the market is segmented into ischemic stroke and haemorrhagic stroke.
There are two main types of stroke ischaemic strokes are caused by a blockage in a blood vessel to the brain, either a blood clot, air bubble or fat globule, and a haemorrhagic stroke happens when a blood vessel bursts in or on the surface of the brain.
Researchers found that compared to people who never ate fruit, those who ate fruit daily cut their CVD risks by 25-40 percent- around 15 percent for ischaemic heart disease (IHD), around 25 per cent for ischaemic stroke and 40 percent for haemorrhagic stroke, Khaleej Times reported.
Results showed that patients were five times as likely to have an ischaemic stroke within the first two weeks after a total hip replacement and were four times as likely to have a haemorrhagic stroke after the same procedure.
The study, published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke, looked at 250 haemorrhagic stroke patients who answered questions about their exposure to 30 potential trigger factors.
A study from Tanzania (3) confirms that no reliable clinical method of distinguishing ischaemic from haemorrhagic stroke exists.
This report presents the findings of a global clinical survey on competing treatments for Ischaemic Stroke, Haemorrhagic Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA).
The risk was increased for both ischemic and haemorrhagic stroke, and in both men and women, but only for those subjects who were 45 years of age or older.
There were more patients in the Lipitor group who experienced haemorrhagic stroke (2.
BABIES who suffer severe diarrhoea in the first few months of their lives could be at greater risk of suffering a haemorrhagic stroke many years later, a new study has suggested.
I now wonder if I'm more at risk of a haemorrhagic stroke by continuing to take it.
Experts said this meant that once other factors were taken into account, being four inches taller equated to a 30pc reduced risk of haemorrhagic stroke.