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I would like to know if anyone who has had a SAH (subarachnoid hemorrhage) with remaining aneurysms coiled also been diagnosed with deep vain thrombosis (blood clot in leg) and pulmonary embolism (blood clot in lung). I am asking because I was just…Continue
Hi there!I had 2 ruptured aneurism on my left side brain and also had AVM on right side.2 ruptured one coiled right next day on last Jan. It's been a month that my Gamma knife surgery done and have a question about any of you survivor losing the…Continue
Consent forms...are generally thrown at us minutes in the face of a procedure.The verbiage states all the "consents"... there can/may be varying forms/terms.. Those of you in "wait time"...c/would have time to request copies of any/all to be used in…Continue
Hi everyone! Just got back from the surgeon after my 1 year MRI/MRA post coiling and he said everything looked great and the only anuerysm left was a small blister type anuerysm and nothing to worry about at this time. At first I was thrilled but…Continue
Hi all, I sort of need a shoulder right now and you're the only ones I think can give me words of wisdom. I think I'm headed towards a divorce. My hubby and I never used to fight before the aneurysm and now it seems we fight atleast 3-4x a week…Continue
ihad 2 Annie's clipped on June 1 so coming on 6 weeks. I think my surgeon gave me unrealistic expectations when he said I could take a business trip on June 27. I was nowhere near ready to travel.I am constantly tired, weepy and extremely anxious…Continue
Hi, I am hoping this will be a good place to vent, make new friends, understand how I can be more supportive, and more. My husband had an aneurysm 5 years ago. He had a slow leak which caused a massive headache...thought he a had the flu and…Continue