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Aneurysm, Ruptured

"Aneurysm, Ruptured" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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The tearing or bursting of the weakened wall of the aneurysmal sac, usually heralded by sudden worsening pain. The great danger of a ruptured aneurysm is the large amount of blood spilling into the surrounding tissues and cavities, causing HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Aneurysm, Ruptured" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Aneurysm, Ruptured" was a major or minor topic of these publication.