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Reminder of important clinical lesson
Ruptured intracranial aneurysm in pregnancy: a case report
  1. Susmita Pankaja,
  2. Vandana Choudhary,
  3. Mumtaz Rashid
  1. Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Lowestoft Road, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31 6LA, UK
  1. Susmita Pankaja, susmitapankaja{at}


Rupture of intracranial aneurysm in pregnancy is rare and the presentation is easily confused with eclampsia. A high index of suspicion could lead to early diagnosis and prompt management. A multidisciplinary team approach is essential for best outcome.

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  • Patient consent: Patient/guardian consent was obtained for publication.

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