ruptured aneurysm

rup·tured an·eu·rysm

an aneurysm that is hemorrhaging into its wall or surrounding tissue, representing a true surgical emergency.
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Each year, about 30,000 Americans experience a ruptured aneurysm, which is very serious.
As well, those who survive a ruptured aneurysm or AVM are often left with epilepsy.
An autopsy showed Julius Gray died in November 1998 of a ruptured aneurysm.
The first complex cerebral aneurysm procedure ever performed in a San Fernando Valley hospital was recently performed at Glendale Adventist Medical Center on a patient who sustained a subarachnoid hemorrhage from a ruptured aneurysm.
Pathologist Dr Alistair Lammie said the cause of death was a brain haemorrhage caused by a ruptured aneurysm.
During the operation, surgeons "stented" the swollen blood vessel using tiny platinum coils to block the flow of blood in order to prevent it bursting, as a ruptured aneurysm could have been fatal.
The 22-year-old, who was not in foal, died of a ruptured aneurysm, writes Rachel Pagones.
Liz, from Arnold in Nottingham, suffers from short-term memory loss after suffering a ruptured aneurysm.
Tragically, he suffered an apparent ruptured aneurysm the evening before the school appearance and was hospitalized in critical condition.
Mary was a patient who, at 79 years of age, suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhage from a ruptured aneurysm.
It is believed William may have died from a ruptured aneurysm - the same condition which claimed the life of Rangers legend Davie Cooper.
He said: "A ruptured aneurysm is a very serious and life-threatening condition which often strikes completely out of the blue in otherwise healthy people.