An aneurysm happens when an artery balloons out due to increased blood pressure. Aneurysms can happen throughout the body. If an aneurysm in your brain bursts, a stroke may happen. Quick treatment is key in these scenarios. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how an aneurysm forms, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
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