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Ruptured intracranial aneurysm

Ruptured intracranial aneurysm

Overview

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

Review Date 12/10/2016

Updated by: Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.