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How unusual is a brain aneurysm rupture?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Rare

The annual rate of rupture is approximately 8 – 10 per 100, 000 people or about 30, 000 people in the United States suffer a brain aneurysm rupture.
Source: http://www.Bafound.Org/statistics_and_facts.

In brief: Rare

The annual rate of rupture is approximately 8 – 10 per 100, 000 people or about 30, 000 people in the United States suffer a brain aneurysm rupture.
Source: http://www.Bafound.Org/statistics_and_facts.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Brain Aneurysm

An estimated 6 million people in the United States have an unruptured brain aneurysm, or 1 in 50 people.
The annual rate of rupture is approximately 8 – 10 per 100, 000 people or about 30, 000 people in the United States suffer a brain aneurysm rupture. There is a brain aneurysm rupturing every 18 minutes. Ruptured brain aneurysms are fatal in about 40% of cases.

In brief: Brain Aneurysm

An estimated 6 million people in the United States have an unruptured brain aneurysm, or 1 in 50 people.
The annual rate of rupture is approximately 8 – 10 per 100, 000 people or about 30, 000 people in the United States suffer a brain aneurysm rupture. There is a brain aneurysm rupturing every 18 minutes. Ruptured brain aneurysms are fatal in about 40% of cases.
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
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