|Related to/Also known as||See also Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (S.A.H.)|
|Symptoms of Aneurysm
||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 this is brain haemorrhage.|
|Useful national contacts||BASIC (Brain and Spinal Injury Charity)
Helpline: 0870 750 000
Brain and Spine Foundation
Helpline: 0808 808 1000
|Children & young people||"Aneurysms in children under 18 years of age are rare".
Pediatric Aneurysms (U.S. Brain Aneurysm Foundation)
|Online resources||Brain aneurysm (NHS Choices website)
The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on Aneurysm and on a wide-range of disability related issues.