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Ruptured intracranial aneurysm

Ruptured intracranial aneurysm


A ruptured intracranial aneurysm causes intracranial bleeding and is considered very dangerous.

Review Date 11/4/2012

Updated by: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, and Stephanie Slon.