Medical Definition of Brain aneurysm

1. A dilated and weakened portion of a cerebral blood vessel that is prone to rupture. A cerebral aneurysm may occur as a birth defect or develop as the result of long-standing poorly controlled hypertension. Symptoms of a ruptured cerebral aneurysm include a sudden, severe thunderclap headache that may be associated with nausea, vomiting and a decreased level of consciousness. (27 Sep 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brain Aneurysm

brain-derived neurotrophic factor
brain-fag
brain-fever
brain-gain
brain-heart infusion agar
brain-pan
brain-specific kinase
brain-stem
brain-teaser
brain-teasers
brain-washing
brain-washings
brain-worker
brain abscess
brain aneurysm (current term)
brain bleach
brain cancer
brain cancers
brain cell
brain cells
brain cicatrix
brain cloud
brain concussion
brain congestion
brain contusion
brain coral
brain corals
brain cramp
brain damage

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