Aneurism

A congenital weakness in an artery wall, and therefore a likely point of eventual rupture and haemorrhage. Where the artery concerned is a cerebral artery, this is a predisposing factor to a haemorrhagic CVA.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20437

Aneurism

An'eu┬Ěrism noun [ Greek ..., ..., a widening, an opening; ... up + ... wide.] (Medicine) A soft, pulsating, hollow tumor, containing blood, arising from the preternatural dilation or rupture of the coats of an artery. [ Written also aneurysm .]
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/81

Aneurism

• (n.) A soft, pulsating, hollow tumor, containing blood, arising from the preternatural dilation or rupture of the coats of an artery.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/aneurism/
No exact match found

No ads on this page...