cerebral haemorrhage


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cerebral haemorrhage

Bleeding within the brain or under the membranes surrounding it. See also SUBARACHNOID HAEMORRHAGE, STROKE.

cerebral haemorrhage

bleeding within the cerebral hemispheres of the brain. In sport cerebral haemorrhage may be caused by a head injury and can result in a deteriorating level of consciousness and possibly death. See also Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS).

cerebral haemorrhage

bleeding within the cerebrum (cerebral hemispheres), secondary to head injury, ruptured cerebral aneurysm or weakened cerebral vessels secondary to severe atherosclerosis and hypertension; causing local and increasing pressure on brain tissue
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Darwin Gray solicitor Eleanor Williams suffered a cerebral haemorrhage when just 16, but fought back to become one of Wales' best known discrimination law specialists.
Dr Shlomo Mor-Yosef said Sharon suffered a cerebral haemorrhage, was under general anaesthetic, receiving breathing assistance and was being taken for treatment.
At the time, an inquest returned a verdict of accidental death on Tanya, who had suffered a cerebral haemorrhage due to a head injury.
Burton died of a cerebral haemorrhage in Geneva, Switzerland on August 5, 1984.
Died: August 4, 1984, at a Geneva hospital, of a cerebral haemorrhage, aged 58.
In 2005, Edwyn Collins suffered two major cerebral haemorrhages, which left him able to say only four phrases.
Dr Sara Barker, consultant anaesthetist in intensive care, said cerebral haemorrhages and swelling of the brain were found.
She had four cerebral haemorrhages and doctors expected her to die then.
However, on examination at the Canberra Hospital, he's got severe cerebral haemorrhages and he's had to undergo surgery.