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Can a brain aneurysm be caused by daily stress

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barton Cook
30 years experience in Pediatric Cardiology
No: An existing brain aneurysm can rupture theoretically from stress, if stress leads to high blood pressure.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience in General Surgery
No: Stress does not cause aneurysms. Stress can however cause high blood pressure, which may be prone to burst an aneurysm if it already exists. Headaches ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moshe Lewis
24 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Stress wilnot affect: No stress should not affect your coils, but it is important to minimize stress in your life given the underlying aneurysm. Simple stress reduction str ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience in Psychiatry
Not good: The significant stress you are under at home, particularly with your emotional and ? Physical safety constantly are at risk, threatens your health and ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tung Nguyen
30 years experience in Neurosurgery
Depends on size: Ct or mr angiograms are good screening tools, and surgeons are using cta to plan surgery instead of angiograms. If you have an aneurysm, there is a ce ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Brain aneurysm: They can form very quickly if BP high for example. Do they run in your family. If not then one scan should be enough unless you are injured in head. ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luke Hermann
24 years experience in Emergency Medicine
No: Aneurysms form most commonly as a result of a weakened area of the blood vessel wall which may become enlarged (forming an aneurysm) over time. High b ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience in Cardiology
Brain aneurysm: If brain anuerysm grows it could cause headache, pressure effects on brain tissue leads to strokes, epilepsy, rupture could cause big hemorragic strok ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience in Interventional Radiology
See: Brainaneurysm.Com and taafonline.Com for good info.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
38 years experience in General Surgery
No: But it can lead to existing ones rupturing.
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