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The causes of brain aneurysm are unknown, but a range of factors may increase the risk.
Brain aneurysms are a bulge in a blood vessel caused by a weakness in the blood vessel wall.
Game of Thrones actress Emilia Clarkeon Thursday revealed she suffered two brain aneurysms during her early years with the hit television show that left her convinced she would die.
Major risk factors for the development of an aneurysm, Dr Habsi added, can be traced in several things including smoking, high blood pressure, family history of brain aneurysms, and abnormalities at birth, such as tangled blood vessels in the brain.
Of those, around 30,000 of them will suffer a brain aneurysm rupture, according to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation.
"The doctors told me I could have suffered from a stroke, a brain aneurysm, or gone blind, had I not been treated so quickly."
A Brain aneurysms are weak, bulging areas in arteries that supply blood to the brain.
Written from the perspective of one friend to another who has fallen into a coma after a brain aneurysm, Mon amie americaine confronts thorny questions surrounding personalities, especially as they relate to friendship.
The 40-year-old was rushed to hospital in Yaounde, Cameroon, after suffering from a brain aneurysm and is now in a critical condition.
A brain aneurysm is a weakened point in a blood vessel where the pulsing blood pressure causes the wall of the vessel to balloon or bulge.
He cautioned that brain aneurysm is not famously known yet it's the main cause of fatal strokes in Kenya.