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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH): Sy
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Oct 12th, 2022 - Overview Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is bleeding in the area between your brain and the thin tissues that cover and protect it. SAH is a medical emergency. What is subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)? Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is bleeding in the area between your brain and the thin tissues that cover and protect it. SAH is a medical emergency. Your brain has three membrane layers or coverings (...

Cerebrovascular Disease: Types,
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Sep 27th, 2022 - Overview What is cerebrovascular disease? Cerebrovascular disease is an umbrella term for conditions that impact the blood vessels in your brain. “Cerebro” refers to your brain and “vascular” refers to your blood vessels (arteries and veins). Cerebrovascular diseases may cause a reduction of blood flow to your brain (ischemia) or bleeding (hemorrhage) in a part of your brain. Both conditions ar...

Baker cyst - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Sep 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis A Baker cyst can often be diagnosed during a physical exam. However, some of the symptoms of a Baker cyst are similar to the symptoms of more-serious conditions, such as a blood clot, aneurysm or tumor. To get more information, your health care provider may order imaging tests, including: Ultrasound X-ray Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) More Information MRI Ultrasound Treatment Somet...

Baker cyst - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Sep 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis A Baker cyst can often be diagnosed during a physical exam. However, some of the symptoms of a Baker cyst are similar to the symptoms of more-serious conditions, such as a blood clot, aneurysm or tumor. To get more information, your health care provider may order imaging tests, including: Ultrasound X-ray Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) More Information MRI Ultrasound Treatment Somet...

Subarachnoid hemorrhage - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 31st, 2022 - Overview A subarachnoid hemorrhage is bleeding in the space between the brain and the surrounding membrane (subarachnoid space). The primary symptom is a sudden, severe headache. Some people describe it as the worst headache they have ever felt. Along with having a headache, some people may experience: Nausea Vomiting Stiff neck Problems with vision Brief loss of consciousness Bleeding usually ...

Subarachnoid hemorrhage - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 31st, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose a subarachnoid hemorrhage, your health care provider is likely to recommend: CT scan. This imaging test can detect bleeding in the brain. While a CT scan is a highly effective test when performed properly, the scan may not find the bleed if you have a low red blood cell count (anemia) and only a small amount of blood is lost during the bleed. Your doctor may inject a contr...

Subarachnoid hemorrhage - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 31st, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose a subarachnoid hemorrhage, your health care provider is likely to recommend: CT scan. This imaging test can detect bleeding in the brain. While a CT scan is a highly effective test when performed properly, the scan may not find the bleed if you have a low red blood cell count (anemia) and only a small amount of blood is lost during the bleed. Your doctor may inject a contr...

Subarachnoid hemorrhage - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 31st, 2022 - Overview A subarachnoid hemorrhage is bleeding in the space between the brain and the surrounding membrane (subarachnoid space). The primary symptom is a sudden, severe headache. Some people describe it as the worst headache they have ever felt. Along with having a headache, some people may experience: Nausea Vomiting Stiff neck Problems with vision Brief loss of consciousness Bleeding usually ...

Carotid Artery Aneurysm: Symptoms,
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Aug 29th, 2022 - Overview What is a carotid artery aneurysm? A carotid artery aneurysm is a bulge in one of your carotid arteries. These arteries supply blood to your brain, head, face and neck. You have a common carotid artery on each side of your upper chest. As it travels up your neck, each common carotid artery divides into two branches. These are your internal carotid artery and external carotid artery. An...

Coarctation of the Aorta: Sy
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Aug 28th, 2022 - Overview What is coarctation of the aorta? Coarctation of the aorta is a congenital (present at birth) heart defect. It’s also called aortic coarctation (pronounced “ay-or-tuhk” “koh-ark-TEY-shun”). This defect affects your baby’s aorta, which is the largest artery in their body. It carries oxygen-rich blood from your baby’s heart to the rest of their body. If your baby has aortic coarctation, ...

Heart disease - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-disease/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20353128

Aug 25th, 2022 - Heart disease care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team How is heart disease in women different? Click here for an infographic to learn more At Mayo Clinic, a multidisciplinary team of cardiologists, doctors trained in heart surgery (cardiac surgeons) and other care providers works together to evaluate you and provide the most appropriate treatment. Having all of this specialized expertise...

Aortic valve stenosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 18th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose aortic valve stenosis, your health care provider will examine you and ask questions about your symptoms and medical history. The provider will listen to your heart with a stethoscope to determine if you have a heart murmur related to an aortic valve condition. Tests Your health care provider may order several tests to confirm or rule out aortic valve stenosis. Tests also c...

Aortic valve stenosis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 18th, 2022 - Aortic valve stenosis care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic team Mayo Clinic cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, imaging providers and others collaborate to determine the most appropriate treatment for your condition. This team approach often means health care providers can evaluate you and develop a treatment plan within two or three days. Individualized approach. Health care providers at Mayo Cli...

Aortic valve stenosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 18th, 2022 - Overview Aortic valve stenosis — or aortic stenosis — is a type of heart valve disease (valvular heart disease). The valve between the lower left heart chamber and the body's main artery (aorta) is narrowed and doesn't open fully. This reduces or blocks blood flow from the heart to the aorta and to the rest of the body. Treatment of aortic stenosis depends on the severity of the condition. You ...

Adult Congenital Heart Disease: Sy
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Aug 1st, 2022 - Overview What is adult congenital heart disease? Adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) is an umbrella term for conditions you’re born with that affect your heart’s structure. “Congenital” means that the defect forms while the fetus develops and is present at birth. These conditions impact blood flow through your heart. They’re also called congenital heart defects. Congenital heart diseases rang...

Cluster headache - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Jul 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Cluster headache has a characteristic type of pain and pattern of attacks. A diagnosis depends on your description of the attacks, including your pain, the location and severity of your headaches, and associated symptoms. How often your headaches occur and how long they last also are important factors. Your doctor will likely try to pinpoint the type and cause of your headache using c...

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS): Causes, Sy
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Jul 29th, 2022 - Overview With hypoplastic left heart syndrome, parts of the left side of your heart don’t develop completely. What is hypoplastic left heart syndrome? Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is a complex and rare heart condition that’s present at birth (congenital). It’s a single-ventricle heart defect. This means one side of your baby’s heart didn’t develop correctly. In babies born with hypopl...

Tricuspid Valve Disease: Causes, Symp
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Jul 27th, 2022 - Overview What is tricuspid valve disease? Tricuspid valve disease is a condition that occurs when the valve between the two right heart chambers doesn’t function properly. The tricuspid valve is one of four heart valves that help blood flow in the right direction. The tricuspid valve is between the right upper heart chamber (atrium) and the right lower heart chamber (ventricle). Blood flows fro...

Visceral Artery Aneurysm: Causes, Symp
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Jul 26th, 2022 - Overview What is a visceral artery aneurysm? An aneurysm occurs when the wall of an artery is weak and expands like a balloon. If your artery wall expands too much, it can rupture or burst. This is called a hemorrhage and is a life-threatening event. Visceral arteries are blood vessels that branch off the main artery in your body called the aorta. Visceral arteries carry blood to the organs ins...

Papillary Fibroelastoma: Symptoms, Ca
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Jul 19th, 2022 - Overview What is a papillary fibroelastoma? A papillary fibroelastoma is a benign (noncancerous) heart tumor. It’s considered a primary heart tumor because it begins in your heart. Even though it’s not cancerous, a papillary fibroelastoma is dangerous because it can become embolic. That means it can break off and travel somewhere else in your body, causing serious complications such as a stroke...