Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Aneurysm

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_217

Definition

An aneurysm is a localized dilatation of a blood vessel, commonly an artery, which may cause symptoms by enlarging or bleeding.

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