Ruptured intracranial aneurysm complicating pregnancy

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 1995 Feb;48(2):201-6. doi: 10.1016/0020-7292(94)02270-9.


Three cases of ruptured intracranial aneurysm during pregnancy are presented. Rupture occurred near term in all three cases. Simultaneous elective cesarean section and clipping of the aneurysm was performed in two cases. Successful maternal and perinatal outcome was achieved in all three patients. The diagnosis and management of the cases are described and discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aneurysm, Ruptured / complications*
  • Aneurysm, Ruptured / diagnosis
  • Aneurysm, Ruptured / surgery
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / complications*
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / diagnosis
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / surgery
  • Male
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Cardiovascular / diagnosis*
  • Pregnancy Outcome