Author(s): R. Andalammal


DOI: 10.52711/2454-2660.2022.00063   

Address: R. Andalammal
Deputy Nursing Officer, Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, 395, Sarojini Naidu Road, Siddhapudur, Coimbatore – 641044.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 10,      Issue - 3,     Year - 2022

Intracranial aneurysms are relatively common, with a prevalence of approximately 4%. Unruptured aneurysms may cause symptoms mainly due to a mass effect, but the real danger is when an aneurysm ruptures, leading to a sub arachnoid haemorrhage. Most aneurysms are asymptomatic and will not rupture, but they grow unpredictably and even small aneurysms carry a risk of rupture. Intracranial aneurysms are diagnosed and monitored with imaging including intra-arterial digital subtraction angiography, computed tomography angiography, magnetic resonance angiography, and recently transcranial Doppler ultrasonography has been proposed as a potential modality. Treatment options include observation, endovascular coiling, and surgical clipping aneurysms.

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R. Andalammal. Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysm. International Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2022; 10(3):269-2. doi: 10.52711/2454-2660.2022.00063

R. Andalammal. Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysm. International Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2022; 10(3):269-2. doi: 10.52711/2454-2660.2022.00063   Available on:

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