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What is the function of valves in your veins?

They ensure that the backflow of blood in the veins does not occur. If it does occur it is called varicose veins.

Where do aneurysm occur?

Aneurysms can commonly occur in arteries at the base of the brain and an aortic aneurysm occurs in the main artery carrying blood from the left ventricle of the heart.

Can more than one aneurysm occur at the same time?

Yes, multiple aneurysms can occur.

What is a brain anuerism?

A cerebral or brain aneurysm is a cerebrovascular disease in which weakness in the wall of veins causes a localized dilation or ballooning of the blood vessel. The bursting of an aneurysm in blood vessel can cause brain death.

What is a basal spasm after an aneurysm of the brain?

Basal spasms occur from 3 to 5 days after a brain aneurysm. These spasms can range from mild to severe and can cause bleeding into the brain after the aneurysm. They are also known to cause severe strokes in patients.

What is an a aoto aneurysm?

An aneurysm is a localized, blood-filled dilation of a blood vessel caused by disease or weakening of the vessel wall. They most commonly occur in areteries, especially the aorta. However, there is no such thing as an "auto" aneurysm.

Veins in arms?

Noticeable veins in arms often occur after much weightlifting exercise.

When is arterial aneurysm more likely?

These are most common over the age of 50 (but can occur at any age).

What are the dilated veins that occur in the rectum known as?


What kind of mine is used when ore deposits occur in veins?

A shaft mine is used to mine ore diposites from veins.

Why do cholesterol plaques occur in arteries and not veins?

I dont know why!!

Who do varicose veins mostly occur in?

Varicose veins most often occur in people who must sit or stand a lot. More women than men get varicose veins, and more women during or after child-bearing ages develop varicosities. They mostly occur in the lower legs, from the knee down to the ankle, but mostly around the knee and upper calf.

6-8mm size aneurysm is what grade of aneurysm?

An aneurysm 10mm or under is considered a small aneurysm

Where do minerals occur and why?

minerals occur at veins and lodes,sedimentary ore deposits,alluvial or placer depositsand by weathering.

What is the medical term meaning Ballooning of an artery?

AneurysmIt is called an aneurysman aneurysmAneurysm

What does an infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm mean?

Yes, these types of AAA do occur. Infrarenal AAAs are more easily operable (compartively speaking) than suprarenal AAAs. Infrarenal means that the aneurysm has occured below the level of the renal arteries.

Where are varicose veins found on the body?

Varicose veins can occur anywhere in the body, but are more commonly found on the legs. By Joshua.Kodituwakku

What mine is used when ore deposits occur in veins?

a shaft mine

Do varicose veins occur in deep veins too or just in the superficial veins?

Deep veins will distend also, but not as much due to the increased pressure on them. superficial veins are under much less pressure being closer to the surface and away from muscles, so the distension is much more obvious.

What is the medical term meaning swollen twisted veins?

Varicose veins are swollen and distended veins, usually in the legs, resulting from pressure. Pregnancy is a common cause. Varicocities is another name. Varicose veins can occur anywhere, but the phrase is often used to mean varicose veins in the leg. Varicose veins can cause stasis or impaired blood flow.

Where can you get an aneurysm?

you can an aneurysm by a diseases

What is it called if you have a blood vessel in your brain burst?

Aneurysm. Aneurysms most commonly occur in arteries at the base of the brain (the circle of Willis) and in the aorta (the main artery coming out of the heart, a so-called aortic aneurysm). As the size of an aneurysm increases, there is an increased risk of rupture, which can result in severe hemorrhage or other complications including sudden death.

How do you know if you have an aneurysm?

what are the symtoms of an aneurysm

Does pregnancy cause varicose veins?

According to Ehealth Md, varicose veins are caused by horomonal changes, enlarged uterus and a family history. Varicose veins may not occur until after pregnacy and might become prominent.

What causes the pulse to occur?

The human pulse occurs as blood is pulsed throughout the body. The veins and arteries contract, causing the pulse to occur.