Anterior communicating artery aneurysm rupture: an unusual cause of acute subdural hemorrhage

Surg Neurol. 1993 Nov;40(5):400-2. doi: 10.1016/0090-3019(93)90220-u.


A case of acute subdural hemorrhage caused by rupture of an anterior communicating artery aneurysm is presented. The patient is a young man who presented with an acute onset of neurologic symptoms; computed tomography revealed subdural hemorrhage in the absence of associated subarachnoid or intraparenchymal bleeding.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Adult
  • Hematoma, Subdural / diagnostic imaging
  • Hematoma, Subdural / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / complications*
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Rupture, Spontaneous
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed