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Brain Aneurysm Life Expectancy
I had coiling done on 5/13/13 for brain aneurysm. What if any restrictions apply to me for the rest of my life?
Coiling: As long as the aneurysm was completely treated and you have recovered from the procedure (the access site in the leg has healed) then you should be able to return to normal activities. Except smoking. Smoking effects blood vessels and is a known modifiable risk factor for the development of brain aneurysms. You should contact the surgeon who performed the procedure for any other concerns. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on her/hosp: This depends on her deficits, the hospital that is caring for her, and if they are staffed with an experienced interventionalist , a neurosurgeon and a critical care unit experienced in aneurysm care. These latter elements are critical in the ultimate outcome of aneurysm patients. If the hospital that is currently taking care of her doesn't have all of the above, demand transfer to one that does. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had brain surgery for an unruptured brain aneurysm 5 weeks ago.(coiled) when can I resume my sex life and also go to the gym.Thanks?
Yes: After a ruptured brain aneurysm, a patient can live a normal life after surgical/endovascular treatment of the aneurysm. It is important to secure the aneurysm and obliterate it to prevent a of re-bleed.Aggressive treatment up front to prevent potential causes of further insult to the brain are important-ie.Prevent rebleed, treat hydrocephalus, treat vasospasm (spasming of brain vessels post-bleed). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had brain aneurysm coiled 3 months ago.Have tumor on pituitary gland and postural hypertension! what are my chances of a long life? Thanks.
Normal MRI 3 years ago having tingling on head pain weakness can a brain aneurysm or other life threatning illness be possible in that length of time?
No: The tingling over your head could be due to scalp irritation or even an issue with a cutaneous nerve, but is not indicative of an intracranial structural lesion. If you are very concerned about "life threatening conditions" might be worthwhile exploring this with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I don't want to pass out, I'm really worried about a brain aneurysm. can anyone shed some light on this for me?
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 loose consciousness. Monitoring and a discussion with a neurosurgeon about risks and potential for surgery would be warranted depending on size and severity. ...Read more
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