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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Ernest
11 years experience Emergency Medicine
A brain aneurysm: is an out pouching of one of the vessels inside of the brain. The biggest concern is if this were to rupture. This in turn, could cause a person to ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kamran Janjua
22 years experience Radiology
Depends: On scan type, image quality, aneurysm size (if present), and the radiologist's skill. These are usually detected by ct angiograms, and are then follo ... Read More
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Dr. Chaim Colen
19 years experience Neurosurgery
Aneurysm scans: Not always. Sometimes aneurysms can spontaneously clot off, especially after rupture. In that case it would be suggested to consider conventional four ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
See: Brainaneurysm.Com and talk to your neurosurgeon.
Dr. Abhineet Chowdhary
18 years experience Neurosurgery
5mm in most cases: It depends on the location and as well as if it has grown, but 5mm is a good cutoff that many people use while others use 7mm.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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MRA / Cerebral Angio: A diagnostic test is necessary. The least invasive would be the MRA if there are any questions the a Full Cerebral Angiogram is indicated
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Response: Concussions do NOT cause brain aneurysms, and unless you have family hx of vascular malformations, signs of polycystic kidney disease, or abnormalitie ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clemens Schirmer
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Difficult to tell: There are no good statistics for your specific case although most people would agree that you have possibly an increased risk over the general populat ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. R. Kannan Mutharasan
18 years experience Cardiology
Abnorml blood vessel: A brain aneurysm is an abnormal ballooning out of a blood vessel in the brain. The concern is that the aneurysm is weaker than normal blood vessels, a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Piotr Obara
14 years experience Radiology
Dilation of artery: A brain aneurysm refers to an abnormal focal dilation/outpouching of an artery supplying blood to the brain. These outpouchings can take on various s ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Artery wall bulge: Normally blood vessels are smooth and even like a sipping straw. Occasionally the wall weakens from age, trauma, atherosclerosis, plaque and the wall ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Cerebral aneurysm: read this: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/cerebral_aneurysm/detail_cerebral_aneurysms.htm

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