Can an aneurysm start out small/asymptomatic? - page 2

Ok, I know an aneurysm is a is an abnormal widening or ballooning of a section of a blood vessel. I know when one ruptures you get all kinds of neurological symptoms if it is in the brain, most... Read More

  1. by   suzanne4
    Berry aneurysms a found in the head and are usually benign, and not even noticed. Actually over 20% of the population has them and never has any issues with them, they were found when they died from something else and an autopsy was performed.

    Big reason to always make sure that one's blood pressure is under control. and elevated BP can easily cause of these benign aneurysms to burst.

    Always best to get it checked out as symptoms can be similar to those of a brain tumor as well.
  2. by   Curious1alwys
    Can an aneurysm still burst if your BP is controlled?