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Is there any preventative testing for brain aneurysms?
11 doctors weighed in

4 doctors agree
In brief: MRA
Vascular MRI (mra) is is less invasive test for intra cranial aneurysms.

In brief: MRA
Vascular MRI (mra) is is less invasive test for intra cranial aneurysms.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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Dr. Marc Bloom
Anesthesiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No screening tests
There are no general screening test.
The definitive angiograms and scans are too low a yield for too high a cost to be practical. If however, you have any symptoms like really bad headaches, such test are warranted to rule out such dangerous conditions.

In brief: No screening tests
There are no general screening test.
The definitive angiograms and scans are too low a yield for too high a cost to be practical. If however, you have any symptoms like really bad headaches, such test are warranted to rule out such dangerous conditions.
Dr. Marc Bloom
Dr. Marc Bloom
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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree
In brief: NO
There are no preventive studies for anything.
Studies may diagnose the presence or absence of an aneurysm in the cerebral vasculature. A" test"(cta or arteriography) by itself is not therapeutic or preventive. It is what it is.

In brief: NO
There are no preventive studies for anything.
Studies may diagnose the presence or absence of an aneurysm in the cerebral vasculature. A" test"(cta or arteriography) by itself is not therapeutic or preventive. It is what it is.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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