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Brain Hemorrhage Directory

A brain hemorrhage is caused by bleeding in the brain and is also a type of stroke. When the brain bleeds, the affected area swells and increases pressure on the brain, which can cause death to brain cells and permanent brain damage. Trauma, a ruptured aneurysm, high blood pressure, liver disease, and more factors can lead to a brain hemorrhage. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how a brain hemorrhage is caused, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.

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