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Cerebral Aneurysm on angiography. Image by Lucien Monfils is licensed with CC BY-SA 3.0

Cerebral Aneurysm

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Introduction A cerebral Aneurysm is a localised dilation of an artery within the brain. They rarely occur in veins. They are a major risk factor for subarachnoid haemorrhage. Aneurysms can…

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Extradural Haemoatoma

Extradural Haemorrhage

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Extradural Haemorrhage aka Epidural Haematoma Blood collects between the dura mater and the bone of the skull. The dura is stripped away from the skull – indicating a high pressure…

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Subdural Haematoma

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Introduction A subdural haematoma is a collection of blood between the arachnoid and dura mater. It can be acute, chronic, or acute on chronic. Most cases are chronic, and occur…

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