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  • NeuroInterventional Radiology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Pediatric radiology
  • Stroke
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Do you know the symptoms of a brain aneurysm?

June 01, 2013

It’s easy to get caught up in day-to-day demands and ignore changes in our health. It may not be wise, however, to dismiss those changes as symptoms of a hectic life. Blurred vision, dizziness or headaches that don’t get better can signal something serious.

Anywhere from 1 to 6 percent of Americans have a brain aneurysm but don’t know it. An aneurysm is a blister-like bulge on the wall of a blood vessel. It can go unnoticed for a long time. If it’s not treated, the pressure of the blood weakens the vessel, and the aneurysm grows like a balloon filling with air. If the aneurysm bursts, it causes a stroke.

An aneurysm can put pressure on nerves or tissue in the brain, which may cause:

  • Headache or neck pain
  • Vision problems, enlarged pupil, drooping eye lid
  • Numb face
  • Severe drowsiness

If you have a brain aneurysm, your doctor may ...

Specialties

Specialties
  • NeuroInterventional Radiology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Pediatric radiology
  • Stroke
Clinical Interests
  • Aneurysms
  • Aneurysms (Brain/Cerebral)
  • Angioplasty
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Brain Tumor/AVM Embolization
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Cerebrovascular Disease Specialists
  • Cerebrovascular Disease Surgery
  • Cerebrovascular Diseases
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Therapy
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Meningioma
  • Moyamoya
  • Neuroradiology
  • Physicians
  • Spine Tumor/AVM Embolization
  • Stenting
  • Stroke Thrombolysis
  • Swedish Neuroscience Institute
  • The Ben and Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment
  • The Pituitary Specialists at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute
  • Tumors (Spine and Cranial)