hemorrhagic stroke

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Noun1.hemorrhagic 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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The researchers found that in AF, NOACs reduced the risks for stroke or systemic embolism and hemorrhagic stroke (risk ratios, 0.79 [95 percent confidence interval, 0.66 to 0.93] and 0.48 [95 percent confidence interval, 0.30 to 0.76], respectively) compared with VKAs.
An ischemic stroke is caused by a blockage in the artery while hemorrhagic stroke, from the name itself, is caused by a leak or burst in a blood vessel.
Cox asserted that plaintiff first presented with a migraine headache rather than an ischemic stroke and that Cox properly treated plaintiff, "or, in the alternative, that if there was a misdiagnosis, the ischemic stroke would not have converted to a hemorrhagic stroke without the administration of Heparin" at another hospital, the Holston Valley Medical Center.
Participants who ate up to one egg daily had a 26 per cent lower risk of hemorrhagic stroke, which is more common in China than in the United States or other high-income countries.
Q My brother recently suffered a hemorrhagic stroke. Can you tell me more about these, and what I can do to reduce my risk of having one?
The granting of Diffusion's patent follows the recent news that the company received FDA approval to enroll patients in an ambulance-based Phase 2 clinical trial testing TSC for the treatment of both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. The use of TSC represents a potential breakthrough in the treatment of stroke, which afflicts nearly 800,000 Americans each year.
The case records of six children who had been discharged from Guangdong General Hospital (Guangzhou) and Taihe Hospital (Shiyan) between December 2007 and June 2017 and with a diagnosis of a postoperative hemorrhagic stroke were obtained and reviewed.
Hemorrhagic stroke is caused on account of the arteries in the brain either leaking blood or bursting open.
The Galaxy G3 Mini Coil is Cerenovus's smallest and softest embolic finishing coil, for use in the endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms and hemorrhagic stroke. Galaxy G3 MINI Coils are about 25 percent softer than the Galaxy G3 XSFT Coils, the company's other finishing coil, and have an ultra-low coil profile with a primary wind diameter of 0.009-inches, the lowest available in the Cerenovus Spectra Family of Coils.
There was a small increased risk of hemorrhagic stroke in patients with a history of ischemic stroke who take high-dose atorvastatin, yet statin therapy significantly reduces the risk of ischemic stroke.
The mean age of the patients having ischemic stroke was 68.64 [+ or -] 12.41 y and it was 66.11 [+ or -] 12.06 y in patients with hemorrhagic stroke. The difference was statistically significant (p=0.02).
This state-wide course will focus on the acute evaluation and management of the acute stroke patient, from the time the patient accesses the emergency medical services system through revascularization for ischemic stroke, and until bleeding control for hemorrhagic stroke.