The Brain Aneurysm Support Community

Welcome to the Brain Aneurysm Support Community

The purpose of the Brain Aneurysm Support Community is to provide a forum for patients and their families affected by brain aneurysms to find support.

This forum is brought to you by Ben’s Friends in a partnership with the Brain Aneurysm Support Community. The site was based on a need for comprehensive information and support for brain aneurysm patients, their families, and the medical community.

The Brain Aneurysm Support Community is the nation’s premier nonprofit organization solely dedicated to providing critical awareness, education, support, and research funding to reduce the incidence of brain aneurysms. To find out more about The Brain Aneurysm Support Community and for more information on brain aneurysms, go to www.bafound.org

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ronk replied to emjenkins's discussion Has anyone had coiling done only to find out 30% was not completed?
"why does martin find this unusual? recoiling is needed 20-25 % of all coilings and no they do not stent unless wide neck calls for it   "
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ronk replied to J Knights's discussion HI EVERYONE, I MADE IT, ONE WEEK AFTER SURGERY.
"hi Jeanine! positive thoughts and prayers for you~ "
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Moltroub replied to Amanda Tilma's discussion Dizzy
"Hey Amanda! Can you provide more information? Dizziness just started - see your doc! Dizziness already addressed by doc? What did doc say? Dizziness could be a lot of things blood pressure, insulin levels, ear infections, not hydrated enough, not…"
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Has anyone had coiling done only to find out 30% was not completed?

Started by emjenkins in Questions About Brain Aneurysms. Last reply by ronk 3 hours ago. 45 Replies

My mom just had her 6 mth angio check up from the coiling procedure that was done. It was not the best news, the Dr said he was only able to coil about 70% of her anny, that there is still 30% left. He suggested another surgery to finish it. Has…Continue

HI EVERYONE, I MADE IT, ONE WEEK AFTER SURGERY.

Started by J Knights in Questions About Brain Aneurysms. Last reply by ronk 4 hours ago. 3 Replies

HELLO,This ismy first time I'm able to read and write a little.  My worst fear did come true.  Icoul not see when I woke up, legally blind in both eyes now.  That's made my progresion in recovery harder I think.  The uncertaintly of whill I be able…Continue

Dizzy

Started by Amanda Tilma in Questions About Brain Aneurysms. Last reply by Moltroub 5 hours ago. 1 Reply

I'm doing ok. But I get dizzy most of the time. I try not let is bother me. Any help?

 
 
 

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