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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This procedure has been used for years to treat brain aneurysm which in turn drives the demand for aneurysm clips.
Most brain aneurysms only cause noticeable symptoms if they burst leading to an extremely serious condition, subarachnoid haemorrhage, where bleeding can cause symptoms like a sudden agonising headache, stiff neck, sickness, vomiting and pain on looking at light.
Dubai: Rashid Hospital doctors saved a 40-year-old Emirati patient who was suffering from a life-threatening brain aneurysm by conducting a highly complicated surgery.
A Scottish woman has staged a remarkable recovery after suffering a life-threatening brain aneurysm during a workout at the gym which left her unable to walk, talk or swallow.
Medical technology company Stryker reported on Monday the receipt of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Neuroform Atlas Stent System for brain aneurysm treatment.
Using sophisticated 'next generation' DNA sequencing technologies, teams in Washington lead by Manuel Ferreira, identified a new genetic basis of a form of a brain aneurysm (mutations PDGFRB).
FORMER Scotland midfielder Ian Wilson is recovering in hospital after suffering a brain aneurysm.
The British actress said her first brain aneurysm happened in early 2011 at age of 24, shortly after she finished filming the first season of Game of Thrones.
As neurovascular stents for stent-assisted coiling (SAC) provide important options for wide-neck brain aneurysm treatment, the technology incorporated continues to evolve in a bid to address associated risks.
An aortic aneurysm affects the body's main artery while brain aneurysm causes haemorrhagic stroke that leads to brain damage and death.