|Related to/Also known as||See also Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (S.A.H.)|
|Symptoms||A brain aneurysm is a balloon-like swelling resulting from a weakness in the wall of one of the blood vessels supplying blood to the brain.|
|Types||If the aneurysm bursts/ruptures that results in a bleed (brain haemorrhage).|
|Useful national contacts||BASIC (Brain and Spinal Injury Charity)
Helpline: 0870 750 000
Brain and Spine Foundation
Helpline: 0808 808 1000
|Online resources||Brain aneurysm (NHS Choices website)
The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide-range of disability related issues.
Visit our library to read our copy of the Brain Aneurysms Foundation's booklet 'An Introduction to Brain Aneurysms & their treatments'.