Translation of aneurysm in Spanish:


aneurisma, n.

Pronunciation /ˈænjəˌrɪzəm/ /ˈanjʊrɪz(ə)m/

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    aneurisma masculine, feminine
    • An aneurysm is a swelling in part of an artery caused by damage to, or weakness of, a blood vessel wall.
    • In patients without subarachnoid hemorrhage from a separate aneurysm, larger aneurysms also were more likely to rupture.
    • For instance, if the aneurysm involves the arteries to the kidneys then surgeons need this information if they plan to operate.
    • The increasing swelling of an aneurysm of the aorta may press on the spine and chest organs.
    • Your doctor can measure pulses at points around your body to check for a variety of problems, including aneurysms and narrowed arteries.