What is Aneurysm?
An aneurysm is a weakened area in the wall of an artery. A ruptured aneurysm can cause life-threatening bleeding and brain damage. Symptoms of aneurysm are nausea and vomiting, stiff neck, blurred or double vision, sensitivity to light, seizure, a drooping eyelid, loss of consciousness and confusion.
What is Endovascular Coiling?
Endovascular coiling is used to block blood flow into an aneurysm. Preventing blood flow into an aneurysm helps to keep it from rupturing.