Definition of Hemorrhagic stroke
1. Noun. Stroke caused by the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain.
Generic synonyms: Apoplexy, Cerebrovascular Accident, Cva, Stroke, Bleeding, Haemorrhage, Hemorrhage
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Literary usage of Hemorrhagic stroke
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1. Bound for Good Health: A Collection of Age Pages (1993)
"A hemorrhagic stroke is the most severe type of stroke. It occurs when a blood vessel in the brain bursts, allowing blood to pour into the brain outside of ..."
2. Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General by Audrey F. Manley (1998)
"Only one study distinguished between ischemie and hemorrhagic stroke (Abbott et al. 1994). In this study, inactive men were more likely than active men to ..."
3. Guide to Clinical Preventive Services: Report of the U. S. Preventive by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"... in the incidence of stroke among persons taking aspirin, which in the American trial was due primarily to an increase in hemorrhagic stroke.4 However, ..."
4. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"... damage to involved brain tissue can also occur from the pressure produced by the blood hemorrhagic stroke is often associated with high blood pressure, ..."
5. Health Consequences of Smoking: Cardiovascular Disease: A Report of the by DIANE Publishing Company, C. Everett Koop, M.D. (1995)
"Such data as exist strongly suggest a synergistic effect of smoking and oral contraceptives that may be related to "hemorrhagic stroke" (42, 46). ..."
6. Management & Therapy of Sickle Cell Disease edited by Clarice D. Reid, Samuel Charace, Bertram Lubin (1997)
"In hemorrhagic stroke, more generalized phenomena such as coma, headache, and seizures occur. Recurrent stroke causes progressively greater impairment and ..."