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Coiling An Aneurysm
Having MRI to check pituitary tumor growth.Had coiling of aneurysm 3 months ago.Worried the coils could move because of vibration of the scan?Thanks.
On waiting lis tin uk, to coil brain aneurysm 8mil very worried getting mild headaches now so afraid. Can i still walk my dog?
Yes: Walking your dog at a mild pace will help relieve stress and calm you which can reduce blood pressure while you wait. There is no advantage to just lying there waiting to have the aneurysm coiled and mild exercise will be beneficial. You will want to avoid moderate and high intensity routines however. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Migraine aura with no headache following coiling unruptured aneurysm 20 months ago. The Zig zags/spring shapes last 30-40 mins. What causes this ?
Coiled brain aneurysm year ago. Afraid to exercise gained 10 lbs due to different advice from neurosurgeon & neurologist.What exercise is safe for me?
Cerebral aneurysm: If the aneurysm is completely occluded with coils after one year, then there are no limitations on exercise. In fact, the chance of forming a new aneurysm elsewhere over the next five years is less than 2%. Discuss and review the imaging studies with your neurosurgeon to clarify your limitations. ...Read more
Coiled brain aneurysm year ago. Conflicting advice by neurosurgeon & neurologist.One says cardio excercise but no lifting other says no restrictions?
Aneurysm : I would recommend following the more restrictive and conservative advice for now. You might also consider getting a second opinion or two by other qualified specialists. ...Read more
Brother had coils for an aneurysm in circle of willis. Aneurysm gone by 6 months. Before he found out about the aneurysm and to this date his personality has changed. Unruptured aneurysm the cause?
20 months ago coiled aneurysm. I am worried about electrodes being placed on my head for retina angiogram test incase it affects my platinum coils. ?
No effect: I am guessing you are being tested for retinal function. This will involve flashing lights and electrodes to pick up the signal. An alternative test is for nerve transmission with flashing lights and electrodes on the back of the head. Neither of these tests will interact with your platinum coils. Enjoy the flashing lights. ...Read more
Discuss with your MD: You should discuss this with the doctor who performed your procedure. If these symptoms are new and depending on the location and size of the aneurysm then they could indicate possible problems or unanticipated effects of the procedure and may require treatment. It is impossible to give a simple general answer though as this depends on a number of factors that your surgeon knows best. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Going into have further coiling on an existing coiled aneurysm. Please can you tell me the risk of not surviving.
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