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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The odds of having a stroke due to cerebral haemorrhage (rather than due to ischaemia) in Hai compared with Dar-es-Salaam were 1.
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The man was taken to Paphos General Hospital, where he was found to have suffered a contusion to the brain and a cerebral haemorrhage.
Walter Haycock, 51, suffered a cerebral haemorrhage in 1991 and used the drug to ease pain and relieve the stress and fear of it happening again.
She was rushed to the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend but died from a massive cerebral haemorrhage.
Some time ago a friend of ours suffered a cerebral haemorrhage.
It revealed Mr Cannell had suffered multiple injuries and died from a cerebral haemorrhage brought on by a fracture to the right side of his skull.